An interesting read from Lorcan Dempsy. Original post at
July 08, 2008 • Categories: Research, learning and scholarly communication
Libraries are not ends in themselves, although it is tempting to talk about them as if they are. They support research, learning, civic engagement, personal development, …. This means that it is as important, or more important, to understand how technology is impacting those behaviors as it is to understand how technology is impacting libraries themselves.