So Now What?

Coffman, Steve
January 2013
Online Searcher;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p41
Trade Publication
The article discusses what librarians can do when people start keying words into an electronic screen and storing them in the ether for readers to call up at will. Google and Amazon offer large collections and with the book scanning project, Google will become the largest library. It discusses the role librarians will play in a fully digital information and library services. It notes that digitization will allow librarians to get rid of buildings to house books.


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