ERIC Number: EJ423402
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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The Opportunity to Empower: ALA, Children, and Reading.
Dougherty, Richard M.
American Libraries, v22 n2 p176-79 Feb 1991
Argues that librarians must strive to unlock people's minds from an early age with the power of the printed word, and urges them to be active advocates for children, to speak out for children's rights to read, to become educated, and to succeed. It is suggested that librarians mobilize through involvement in professional associations. (SD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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