Taking (Or Is That "Tech"ing) Back the Future

Foster, Forrest C.
December 2011
Computers in Libraries;Dec2011, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p20
Trade Publication
The author explains the effects of technology towards the views of people in books and library management efforts of university communities. He addresses the issue through marketing procedures made by his library to encourage students to request textbooks by stating book information like title, call number, or author, which failed because the students forgot the information. He comments that the experience proved the decline in social and sensory skills in students due to technology.


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