The Resource BiblioTech : why libraries matter more than ever in the age of Google, John Palfrey, (electronic resource)

BiblioTech : why libraries matter more than ever in the age of Google, John Palfrey, (electronic resource)

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BiblioTech : why libraries matter more than ever in the age of Google
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BiblioTech
Title remainder
why libraries matter more than ever in the age of Google
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John Palfrey
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Biblio Tech
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eng
Summary
Libraries today are more important than ever. More than just book repositories, libraries can become bulwarks against some of the most crucial challenges of our age, unequal access to education, jobs, and information. In BiblioTech, educator and technology expert John Palfrey argues that anyone seeking to participate in the 21st century needs to understand how to find and use the vast stores of information available online. And libraries, which play a crucial role in making these skills and information available, are at risk. In order to survive our rapidly modernizing world and dwindling government funding, libraries must make the transition to a digital future as soon as possible-by digitizing print material and ensuring that born-digital material is publicly available online. Not all of these changes will be easy for libraries to implement. But as Palfrey boldly argues, these modifications are vital if we hope to save libraries and, through them, the American democratic ideal
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technical information on music
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Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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1972-
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Palfrey, John G.
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  • Libraries and the Internet
  • Libraries
  • Libraries
  • Library information networks
  • Libraries and electronic publishing
  • Library users
  • Librarians
  • Digital preservation
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adult
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BiblioTech : why libraries matter more than ever in the age of Google, John Palfrey, (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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MWT11372929
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 45 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781494594725
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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digital.
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MWT11372929
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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other
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11372929
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
BiblioTech : why libraries matter more than ever in the age of Google, John Palfrey, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11372929
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 45 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781494594725
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11372929
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11372929
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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not applicable

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