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Bibliotech : why libraries matter more than ever in the age of Google

Author: John Palfrey
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Founding chairman of the Digital Public Library of America John Palfrey explains how libraries can survive and flourish in a digital world.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Palfrey
ISBN: 9780465042999 0465042996
OCLC Number: 915168280
Description: 280 pagina's ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction 1. Crisis: A Perfect Storm 2. Customers: How We Use Libraries 3. Spaces: The Connection Between the Virtual and the Physical 4. Platforms: What Cloud Computing Means for Libraries 5. Hacking Libraries: How to Build the Future 6. Networks: The Human Network of Librarians 7. Preservation: Collaboration, Not Competition, to Preserve Culture 8. Education: Libraries and Connected Learners 9. Law: Why Copyright and Privacy Matter So Much 10. Conclusion: What's At Stake
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Jim Leach, former Chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities "In BiblioTech, John Palfrey sums up the seminal function libraries have played in inspiring and preserving creative thought over Read more...

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