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The Resource Are libraries obsolete? : an argument for relevance in the digital age, Mark Y. Herring

Are libraries obsolete? : an argument for relevance in the digital age, Mark Y. Herring

Label
Are libraries obsolete? : an argument for relevance in the digital age
Title
Are libraries obsolete?
Title remainder
an argument for relevance in the digital age
Statement of responsibility
Mark Y. Herring
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The digital age has transformed information access in ways that no one ever dreamed. But the afterclap of our digital wonders has left libraries reeling as they are no longer the chief contender in information delivery. The book explores how libraries and librarians must face the future if they are to continue to be relevant, vibrant, and enduring"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Herring, Mark Y.
Dewey number
020.285/4678
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Libraries and the Internet
  • Libraries
  • Library science
Label
Are libraries obsolete? : an argument for relevance in the digital age, Mark Y. Herring
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Everything is still not on the Internet -- Searching the Web -- Quality control, or lack thereof -- Rotting from within? -- En masse : mass digitization -- Copyright -- Ebooks uber alles? -- Depth and ubiquity -- Reading and literacy -- Privacy -- Piracy -- You are here -- Are libraries obsolete after all? : two scenarios -- Epilogue: reviving the spirit of Andrew Carnegie
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 258 pages
Isbn
9780786473564
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2013050517
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)866922352
  • 1/698228
  • OCoLC
Label
Are libraries obsolete? : an argument for relevance in the digital age, Mark Y. Herring
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Everything is still not on the Internet -- Searching the Web -- Quality control, or lack thereof -- Rotting from within? -- En masse : mass digitization -- Copyright -- Ebooks uber alles? -- Depth and ubiquity -- Reading and literacy -- Privacy -- Piracy -- You are here -- Are libraries obsolete after all? : two scenarios -- Epilogue: reviving the spirit of Andrew Carnegie
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 258 pages
Isbn
9780786473564
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2013050517
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)866922352
  • 1/698228
  • OCoLC

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