TITLE

Leadership in Changing Times

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Ken
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Feliciter;2009, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's views on the need of strong leaders to handle the library system in Canada. He states that the first president of the Canadian Library Association, Freda Waldon, became Chief Librarian of the Hamilton Public Library in 1940 and assisted several libraries across Canada. The author hopes to have leaders like her, who can respond quickly and positively when the need of urgent change arises in the library system during tough economic times.
ACCESSION #
36631951

 

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