OLA Conference Presentation 2012 -Humanism and Libraries: A Book Discussion

Resource Type: Handout

Topics: Libraries - Values and Services

Program Description:

All conference attendees are invited to read and engage in a discussion of Andre Cossette’s book, Humanism and Libraries: An Essay on the Philosophy of Librarianship (79 pages). "The value of libraries only becomes a reality for each human being in that self-determination that has no other name than liberty...." will spark provocative ideas. Topic list for discussion will be distributed at the session. Bring your book!

Speaker Names and Titles:

                                        Emily Ford, Interim Urban & Public Affairs Librarian, Portland State University

                                        Kimberly Willson-St. Clair, Reference & Instruction Librarian, Portland State University

Author: Emily Ford and Kimberly Willson-St. Clair

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