The emerging role of libraires

Monday, April 16, 2007

In an economy driven by knowledge, libraries assume a new role. They can become key nodes in a community network: a "people's university". They can play a critical role in supporting entrepreneurs and small businesses. Here's an example out of California. Read more.

That's not all. Libraries are important convenient places in communities, Libraries provide a "safe" place for people to convene. People feel comfortable in libraries. The reason, I suspect, is that there's no such thing as a dumb question to a librarian.

posted by Ed Morrison |

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