Steve Fesenmaier points us to The Toronto Star where Maurice J. (Mitch) Freedman and Wendy Newman have an article. They say the decision to move forward with the world's largest library conference and exhibition, despite the SARS outbreaks, was based on information and reason, two core values of our profession.
U.S. and Canadian librarians are united in our concerns for 21st century libraries. Library use continues to rise on both sides of the border, especially among newcomers.