Discusses the changing role of public libraries in the age of the Internet, discussing the challenges of training, patron expectations, research, and social roles.Loosening focus on the established social roles related to the marketplace of ideas risks the loss of the soul of ... Despite such concerns, the PLA planning manual efforts in 1999 and 2001 did not integrate technology and services planning.
|Title||:||Public Libraries and Internet Service Roles|
|Author||:||Charles R. McClure, Paul T. Jaeger|
|Publisher||:||American Library Association - 2009|