TITLE

Bridging the Gap: The Need for First Nations Libraries

AUTHOR(S)
Bartleman, James K.
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Feliciter;2003, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p248
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the need for First Nations libraries to reflect the perspective of the Aboriginal people of Ontario. Implication of the lack of library and information resources for the education of Aboriginal people; Awareness of Canadian librarians of the gap in library services and their pursuit of bridging that gap; Encouragement for Elders to participate in library programming to help preserve the oral tradition.
ACCESSION #
11148851

 

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