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The Digital Public Library of America announced the availability of LibraryBoxes throughout the SXSW conference (and Austin). Folks can connect wirelessly to these boxes and download books, videos and other digital files. We’ve included my Expect More book for those … Continue reading
In case you are having some trouble getting a hold of the Atlas, more are on the way. MIT Press has just done a rush print order. Seeing as I know my mom only bought the first printing, I owe … Continue reading
A few months back I published a blog post on libraries are obsolete. The post has been edited and republished in the Oregon Library Association’s journal OLA Quarterly. It is part of a very nice collection of articles on library … Continue reading
“Libraries are Obsolete.” Lankes, R. David (Summer, 2012).18(2). OLA Quarterly. http://www.olaweb.org/assets/documents/olaq_18no2.pdf
Lankes, R. David (2012). Demanding Better Libraries For Today’s Complex World. Jamesville, NY: Riland Publishing.
“Lankes provides a cogent view of the best libraries of today and how they will move into the future. He focuses both on the librarians and their role in their communities (and less on their role as keepers of books … Continue reading