Curious Librarian

Home » Future Libraries » A Library without the books

A Library without the books

Calender

September 2009
M T W T F S S
« Aug   Oct »
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930  
September 2009
M T W T F S S
« Aug   Oct »
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930  

Blog Stats

  • 54,312 hits

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 35 other followers

Welcome to the library. Say goodbye to the books.

This line raise so many fundamental question on books which directly proportion to library, is future library will be without a  physical books. although this story belongs to a school library

Here is a story

Cushing Academy embraces a digital future

The academy’s administrators have decided to discard all their books and have given away half of what stocked their sprawling stacks – the classics, novels, poetry, biographies, tomes on every subject from the humanities to the sciences. The future, they believe, is digital.

“When I look at books, I see an outdated technology, like scrolls before books,’’ said James Tracy, headmaster of Cushing and chief promoter of the bookless campus.

More details visit this link http://tinyurl.com/lqwcqq

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Tweet

%d bloggers like this: