Bricks AND Clicks

Dancik, Deborah; Jobb, Pat
December 2004
Feliciter;2004, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p231
The article reports that in the last few years, library planners have been talking about how libraries are reinventing themselves on a scale that has not happened since the 19th century, when Dewey's classification system was the foundation for opening stacks directly to users. Technology is a significant driver in re-conceptualizing library functions and professional practice. Architect Kenneth Dowlin states that there is a convergence of the virtual library and the physical library in new library building planning models.


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