Future libraries : dreams, madness & reality / Walt Crawford & Michael Gorman.

Argues against the futuristic idea of virtual libraries because it is devastating to the societal mission of libraries, proposing instead a balanced, human-oriented approach to technology that complements print, community library buildings, and user-friendly librarians.

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Main Author: Crawford, Walt.
Other Authors: Gorman, Michael, 1941-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : American Library Association, 1995.
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Summary:Argues against the futuristic idea of virtual libraries because it is devastating to the societal mission of libraries, proposing instead a balanced, human-oriented approach to technology that complements print, community library buildings, and user-friendly librarians.
Physical Description:vii, 198 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-190) and index.
ISBN:0838906478
9780838906477