TITLE

A Message about the Media

AUTHOR(S)
May, Barbara Jo; Campbell, Brian
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Feliciter;2004, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p184
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the role of public libraries in the development of global media. Connection of the public librarians with the consolidation of media corporations; Action taken by Canada on media literacy; Relevance of the Media Democracy Day, an annual day of public awareness and discussion which started in Vancouver and Toronto in 2001, in the media literacy campaigns.
ACCESSION #
15056339

 

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