TITLE

Tapping the Global Information Base to Build an Innovative Knowledge Society

AUTHOR(S)
Carty, Arthur J.
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
IATUL Annual Conference Proceedings;2005, Vol. 15, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents a keynote address by Arthur J. Carty, Canada's National Science Advisor to the Prime Minister, about the International Association of Technological University Libraries, which provides leadership to help technical librarians worldwide to meet the knowledge management needs of the research community.
ACCESSION #
19758675

 

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