The outcome of the summit was to identify the strategies and key actions required over the next 5-6 years to move towards the goal of ensuring an adequate supply of well-educated, well-trained librarians and information professionals in order to meet Canada’s knowledge and information management needs in the first three decades of the 21st century.
The Summit objectives were the following:
- To identify promising strategies that will help address the current and future human resource issues;
- To identify the actions that participants and stakeholders will undertake to implement the strategies over the next 5-6 years;
- To determine how the library community can move forward in a coordinated and collaborative way.