The Emergence of Library Technician Programs in Canada: A Brief History

Weihs, Jean
April 2008
Feliciter;2008, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p70
The article highlights a brief history of the emergence of library technician programs in Canada. In 1962, it started with a one-year program offered by the Manitoba Institute of Technology in Winnipeg and it was successfully followed by another set of learning institutions. It also elucidates the step-by-step modifications of the school admission policies and the active role of the Canadian Library Association.


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