The Peace Corps Information Collection and Exchange (ICE) provides technical information to the Peace Corps community worldwide for all Peace Corps program areas and the information is available in print and electronic formats.  The Information Resource Center (IRC) at each post houses ICE materials and the IRC coordinator can order ICE materials by sending an email request to iceorders@peacecorps.gov.

Following is a sample of ICE materials useful for starting and managing libraries:

  • Setting up and Running a School Library (ED204), available is print format,
  • Sources of Donated Books. (RE003)  Peace Corps. 2008. 26 pp., available in print and electronic format,
  • Sources of Free Periodicals and Data Bases (RE007), available in print and electronic format and
  • Libraries for All!  How to start and run a Basic Library (RE035), available in print and electronic format, as well as on the UNESCO  website.   

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