||Library is a government institution and a public place people frequently take advantage of. It is related to every aspect of people’s life. Due to the changes of social environment, stable development of economy and the enhancement of knowledge level of people, people start to ask for a more perfect and multi-variant library administration legal system. At the authoritarian time, the legal system was not completed yet and the concept of the principle of clarity and definiteness of law and of legal reservation was not mature until Library Law was implemented on January in 2001.|
The Library business has taken off these years, while the quality of service has decreased due to the decline of service function, budget, and budgeted posts. Therefore, this paper aims to discuss how public and private departments form a new structure, and effectively increase social animation and people’s living quality by giving some examples in Kaohsiung Public Library on reader-service, management and the aspect of law systems on combining folk force to utilize the social resources, analyzing how Library Law influent the management of the public libraries.
With the trends in democracy and human right, this research aims to give some suggestions on reformation of Library Law through the main research methods based on five administrative frameworks---administrative principles, administrative organizations, administrative authority, administrative helps and administrative supervision, as well as the literary reviews , historical induction and lots of theory and principles of administrative laws combining the spirit of contributing efforts to the people, the concept of turning library into a life-long learning place and the idea of protecting reader’s rights and interests.
This research suggests a reformation of library law of our country, hoping to improve the function of library, accomplishing the goal to collect, organize and restore the library database and local documents and making use of function of library to provide book information, promote social education and hold civilization activity.