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Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Protesting the Library and Its Switch from Paper to Digital

Where Are the Books? Libraries Under Fire As They Shift from Print to Digital

Michael S. Rosenwald | July 7, 2015

...Around the country, libraries are slashing their print collections in favor of e-books, prompting battles between library systems and print purists, including not only the pre-pixel generation but digital natives who represent a sizable portion of the 1.5 billion library visits a year and prefer print for serious reading.

Protesting the Digital Millennium copyright act in front of the Dirksen Senate office building. Source:
<more at; related links: (Save the Print Library) and (Some libraries struggle to find balance between print, digital)>

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