Mark Y. Herring's Are Libraries Obsolete?: An Argument for Relevance in the PDF

By Mark Y. Herring

ISBN-10: 0786473568

ISBN-13: 9780786473564

The electronic age has remodeled details entry in ways in which few ever dreamed. however the afterclap of our electronic wonders has left libraries reeling as they're now not the executive contender in details delivery.
the writer supplies either sides—the net aficionados, a few of them unhinged, and the conventional librarians, a few blinkered—a reasonable listening to yet misconceptions abound. net be-all and end-all lovers are not any extra precious than librarians who urge fellow execs to be all issues to every body. the yank Library organization, wildly democratic at its top and worst, appears to be like schizophrenic at the factor, unhelpfully. “My attempt here,” says the writer, “is to discuss the elephant within the room.”
Are libraries out of date? No! concludes the writer (also). The e-book explores how libraries and librarians needs to and definitely can remain correct, shiny and enduring.

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