By Mark Y. Herring

The electronic age has remodeled info entry in ways in which few ever dreamed. however the afterclap of our electronic wonders has left libraries reeling as they're not the manager contender in details delivery.
the writer provides either sides—the internet aficionados, a few of them unhinged, and the normal librarians, a few blinkered—a reasonable listening to yet misconceptions abound. web be-all and end-all lovers are not any extra worthwhile than librarians who urge fellow pros to be all issues to each person. the yankee Library organization, wildly democratic at its top and worst, looks 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Are libraries out of date?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 positively can stay correct, shiny and enduring.

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