Libraries aren't about books. They are about free access to information and intellectual freedom.
Tuesday, June 30, 2009
Web 2.0 & library future (Week 6)
I agree wholeheartedly that libraries need to and are changing. As a teacher, I have grown to hate the latest catchword "21st century learner". It is frustrating to see administration who sees the library as antiquated and a thing to be reduced, or worse yet, removed, rather than a technological center that needs funding to adapt the changing needs of the students. But when everyone has a laptop and Internet access, who needs libraries, right?