The old guard and the new technology

Schneider, Karen G.
March 1994
Library Journal;3/1/1994, Vol. 119 Issue 4, p64
Trade Publication
Observes reactions of the old guard of librarianship to automation in their libraries and encourages librarians to redesign themselves. Why librarians feel threatened by the new technology; Librarians as increasingly the sole advocates of public access to information; Benefits of electronic discussion lists such as NETTRAIN and BI-L; The inevitable new media that are destined to appear.


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