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Whither library education
This paper advances the idea that there is a crisis in library education, varying in severity from country to country and calls for a new (or resuscitated) model of library education that will meetExpand
Future Libraries: Dreams, Madness, and Reality
This text aims to show that in place of futuristic dreaming and madness, libraries can embrace advanced technologies while retaining their role as service-oriented repositories of all formats ofExpand
EditorialWhat Ails Library Education
The Concise AACR2
Living and Dying with "Information": Comments on the Report Buildings, Books, and Bytes
  • M. Gorman
  • Sociology, Computer Science
  • Libr. Trends
  • 1 March 1998
The report finds the analysis of the present situation of libraries shallow and unconvincing, and deplores the application of half-baked business concepts to the present state of, and future prospects for, libraries. Expand
The Five Laws of Library Science: Then & Now.
The Ecumenical Library
La reorganisation des tâches bibliotheconomiques a la bibliotheque de l'Universite d'Illinois est basee sur une decentralisation des services catalographiques et de bibliographie specialiseeExpand
Technostress and Library Values.
How the Machine May Yet Save LCSH.
Send for a Child of Four! or Creating the BI-Less Academic Library
The author argues that libraries should work to decrease, and eventually eliminate, the need for bibliographic instruction (BI) by making libraries and library systems far easier to use than they nowExpand