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New Library Construction Reflects Larger Trends

New Library Construction Reflects Larger Trends | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
--by Garry Boulard Trying to decide whether or not to build...
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In Chicago, the future of tech could be at your local library

In Chicago, the future of tech could be at your local library | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
Libraries have long been a key resource to immigrants and low-income residents. Chicago's public library not only offers Internet access, but 3D printers, laser cutters and robots.
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Robots control Sydney's University of Technology underground library - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Robots control Sydney's University of Technology underground library - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
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With Big Data Comes Big Responsibility

With Big Data Comes Big Responsibility | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
“You should presume that someday, we will be able to make machines that can reason, think and do things better than we can,” Google co-founder Sergey Brin said in a conversation with Khosla Ventures founder Vinod Khosla.
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Making & Innovation in Academic Libraries

Why it needs to be happening in academic libraries Tara Radniecki Bibliothekartag: Bremen, Germany June 6, 2014
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Alan Davies, State Library photographic curator, in photo finish

Alan Davies, State Library photographic curator, in photo finish | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
Outgoing curator of photography can remember thousands of the 1.5 million images in the collection that comprise the
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Instant e-libraries for Myanmar universities

Instant e-libraries for Myanmar universities | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
Universities in Myanmar open e-libraries to catch up from decades of isolation
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Student success: why first year at uni is a make-or-break experience

Student success: why first year at uni is a make-or-break experience | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
Starting first year at university can be a daunting experience and a big adjustment for new students. Some adjust easily and thrive. As many as one third do not and think about leaving.
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Is This The School Library Of The Future?

Is This The School Library Of The Future? | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
At an L.A. public school, designers re-imagine what's now a hugely underutilized space at schools across the country. There are still some books, but...
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The Public Library Wants To Be Your Office

The Public Library Wants To Be Your Office | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
Shoving books aside to create community-centered coworking spaces doesnt sit well with some library loyalists.
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Shocking Secrets Revealed! What Big Libraries Pay for Big Deals | Library Babel Fish @insidehighered

Shocking Secrets Revealed! What Big Libraries Pay for Big Deals | Library Babel Fish @insidehighered | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
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At a Tipping Point: Education, Learning and Libraries

At a Tipping Point: Education, Learning and Libraries | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
A new future is coming to education. Online shopping, searching and social networks came first—education is next.
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Hip video explains all-digital library in Bexar County, Texas. Even jailed mothers can read e-books to their kids | LibraryCity

Hip video explains all-digital library in Bexar County, Texas. Even jailed mothers can read e-books to their kids | LibraryCity | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
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Episode 2: Libraries Promo - Cool Spaces!

Episode 2: Libraries Promo - Cool Spaces! | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
A 30-second look at our second show, which focuses on libraries. Watch for it on your local public TV station. Featured buildings and architects: • James B. Hunt Jr.
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Fort York branch a rebuke to the Fords – and much more - The Globe and Mail

Fort York branch a rebuke to the Fords – and much more - The Globe and Mail | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
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Why Libraries Matter

Why Libraries Matter | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
A day in the life of New York City's public libraries: Traveling from borough to borough, this short documentary by Julie Dressner and Jesse Hicks reveals just how important the modern library is for millions of people.
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The 16 Coolest College Libraries In The Country

The 16 Coolest College Libraries In The Country | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
Libraries are spaces specifically for learning and may have a nasty association for students with all-nighters and test cramming.
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New Helsinki central library to include sauna after all

New Helsinki central library to include sauna after all | Library of the Future | Scoop.it
Helsinki city council has decided that the new library planned for the capital will include a sauna after all.
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