Type to search

Libraries of the Present and the Future

  • June 27, 2013
  • Maya
Share
Chrystie Hill works with libraries around the world and shares her knowledge to help make libraries great places.At TEDxRrainier, Chrystie Hill talks about libraries of the present and the future.

At TEDxSomerville, Lis Pardi talks about librarians of the future.

As the sale of eBook readers rise many people assume the library is dying — that it has no place in our device obsessed future world. But librarians are re-inventing what a library is and sometimes removing it from the big building full of books. Future libraries will be portable and located where researchers need them. Traditional library buildings will house new items for check out, like tools, cake pans or even people. 

Lis is a strong advocate for libraries and has spoken at local events about the ways libraries will remain relevant in a paper-less future.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

DISCLAIMER :Everything here is the personal opinions of the authors and is not read or approved by pratham books before it is posted. No warranties or other guarantees will be offered as to the quality of the opinions or anything else offered here