In an era of battling walled content gardens, disruptive change, social media-enabled revolutions, and truthiness there has never been a greater need for librarians.
R. David Lankes talks here about why librarians will take over the world and what to expect. "However, this is not a simple matter of declaring ourselves prepared, it will take new skills and a new librarianship not focused on buildings and artifacts. This talk lays out a foundation for this new librarianship, and a call to action to save the world."
Check it out here: http://vimeo.com/40242113
Via Fe Angela M. Verzosa