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Title:Do Libraries Matter? Public libraries and the creation of social capital Author(s):VÅRHEIM, Andreas; STEINMO, Sven; IDE, EisakuDate:2008Citation:Journal of Documentation, 2008, 64, 6, 877-892Type:ArticleAbstract:Purpose - Librarians and the library profession keep repeating that libraries contribute greatly to generating social capital by building community. However, little evidence of this has been presented. This paper aims to ...