Monday, November 8, 2010
Finally Somebody Gets Libraries Right
We had a full house again today, busy all day long and it wasn't kids out of school. Adults packed the computers, study rooms and study tables. We see more and more of this trend. There just aren't any "quiet" periods of the year anymore.
Yet we, like all government agencies face budget cuts that will make it more difficult to take care of our customers.
I have seen so many articles over the past few years saying the Library is Dead, blah blah, nobody uses the outmoded library, blah blah.
Not so at all, as Roberta Stevens from the Washington Post so eloquently points out in her article: Commentary: Technological and economic shifts have only made libraries more valuable