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What is the Next Generation of Libraries?

Thomas Frey, futurist and executive director of the DaVinci Institute, worked with more than 300 library and municipal leaders recently to begin a conversation focused on libraries and cities preparing together for the future. The event was hosted by the Fraser Valley (British Columbia) Regional Library (FVRL). There are a number of converging forces that […]

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Three Role Features of Professional Librarians

What distinguishes the role of a professional librarian from that of a library technician? For the sake of definition, a professional librarian is someone who has a university degree and a master’s degree in Library and Information Science. A library technician is someone who has a high school education, as a minimum, and a diploma […]

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