The enduring library
technology, tradition, and the quest for balance
|Subject||Bibliotheekbeleid. -- gtt
Bibliotheken. -- gtt
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Library & Information Science -- General. -- bisacsh
Librarians -- Professional ethics.
Librarians -- Professional ethics. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00997322
Libraries -- Aims and objectives.
Libraries -- Aims and objectives. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00997344
Libraries -- Automation.
Libraries -- Automation. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00997347
Libraries and society.
Libraries and society. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00997566
Library science -- Forecasting.
Library science -- Forecasting. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00997938
Library science -- Technological innovations.
Library science -- Technological innovations. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00997978
Technische vernieuwing. -- gtt
Librarians are experts at selecting, evaluating, and disseminating the best content in the most appropriate format to meet the needs of library users. And, new technologies can be invaluable tools in these efforts. Taking advantage of these technologies does not, however, change the fundamental mission of libraries everywhere. In this thought-provoking work, one of the library world's leading thinkers discusses the transformative effect communications technology has had on information delivery from past to present to future. By tracing the transformations, Gorman writes a roadmap for achieving.