Ontario's First Nations Public Libraries: An Overview with Observations

Lawlor, Patty
October 2003
Feliciter;2003, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p240
Presents an overview on the First Nations public libraries of Ontario presented at the 2003 American Library Association/Canadian Library Association Annual Conference. Permissive approach of the Public Libraries Act to public library service in First Nations Communities; Appropriation of operating grants for First Nations public libraries; Access to a number of funding opportunities; Consolidation of native materials in reference and local history collections.


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