TITLE

The Power of the Many

AUTHOR(S)
Butcher, Don
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Feliciter;2006, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p191
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the symbiotic relationship between individuals and their associations in the achievement of their joint goals in Canada. He believed that there is a tremendous power in a collective, such as a nation, a society, a professional association like the Canadian Library Association. The author added that the more members the collective have to build a better Canadian society, the better off will be the libraries, the municipalities, and the country.
ACCESSION #
22882830

 

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