- R. David Lankes: librarians have the power to change the world by “promoting informed democracy”.
- “Libraries are not about books, and librarians are not about collections, nor are they about waiting to serve. Our libraries are mandated, mediated spaces owned by the community, and librarians are educators dedicated to knowledge creation who exist to unleash the expertise held within their community.”
- There is a need for a skilled workforce to properly understand and manage information
Thursday, July 09, 2015
Respected US professor says libraries are places of knowledge creation and librarians our educators.
Respected US professor says libraries are places of knowledge creation and librarians our educators. CILIP . 2 July 2015.