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Are Digital Media Labs the Libraries of the Future? - Education - GOOD - StumbleUpon

"electronic books and other digital media become more popular, libraries are going through an identity crisis. Their role as repositories of bound books is uncertain in the long-term future, and nobody knows what the next iteration looks like. YOUmedia, a two-year-old teen learning experiment that incorporates digital media into a wider educational experience, could be a model for what neighborhood libraries across the country might become."

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Digital library aims to expand kids' media literacy – USATODAY.com #digital #libraries

Digital library aims to expand kids' media literacy – USATODAY.com #digital #libraries | The Information Professional | Scoop.it

@USATODAY High-tech library in #Chicago #edtech http://t.co/gkzYHk9L #libraries..." > use of Youmedia

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Digital Underclass: What Happens When the Libraries Die? | ZDNet #libraries #digital #ebooks

Digital Underclass: What Happens When the Libraries Die? | ZDNet #libraries #digital #ebooks | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
Libraries will need to be replaced with digital equivalents as publishing moves towards eBooks.
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Involving archive users in digitising archival collections – Opinions – Archival Platform

Involving archive users in digitising archival collections – Opinions – Archival Platform | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
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Day of Digital Archives today 6 October 2011 #digitalarchivesday #archives #digital

Day of Digital Archives today 6 October 2011 #digitalarchivesday #archives #digital | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
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Curiosity: How has the digital revolution affected libraries? : Video : Discovery Channel

How has the digital revolution affected libraries? University Librarian and Director of Academic Information Resources at Stanford University, Michael Keller, (Reading: "Curiosity: How has the digital revolution affected libraries?
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Making digital materials more visible in an academic library - www.InfoToday.eu

Making digital materials more visible in an academic library - www.InfoToday.eu | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
What can be done to increase the visibility of digital materials in a physical library?
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Library 2.011 Worldwide Virtual Conference in November via @SABCMediaLib #LIB2011

Library 2.011 Worldwide Virtual Conference in November via @SABCMediaLib #LIB2011 | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
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Judge extends time for Google digital library deal

Judge extends time for Google digital library deal | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
Lawyers ‘making progress’ but agreed to proceed toward a trial of the 6-year-old copyright case on a slow track (Judge extends time for Google digital library deal - http://t.co/6GTz6Wat...)...
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New Digital Tools Let Professors Tailor Their Own Textbooks - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education

New Digital Tools Let Professors Tailor Their Own Textbooks - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
RT @ocwnews: New Digital Tools Let Professors Tailor Own Textbooks - more w/ growing libraries of open-source content they can edit http://t.co/6uGYEMHk...
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Digital Underclass 2: The future of books and libraries (PODCAST) | ZDNet

Digital Underclass 2: The future of books and libraries (PODCAST) | ZDNet | The Information Professional | Scoop.it

Is the book and the library becoming transformed from an institution that deals in lendable, perpetual and tangible objects to one that deals in expir (Digital Underclass 2: The future of books and libraries (PODCAST)http://www.zdnet.com/blog/perlow/digital-underclass-2-the-future-of-books-and-libraries-podcast/18912

 

 

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The Best Tools for Content Curation - Digital Inspiration

The Best Tools for Content Curation - Digital Inspiration | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
A content curation tool lets you pull videos, images, presentations, tweets, blog posts and other web content into a bundle which you can then easily embed and share on the web.
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BUILDING DIGITAL LIBRARIES: HathiTrust’s Ascendance as a Web-Level Digital Library

BUILDING DIGITAL LIBRARIES: HathiTrust’s Ascendance as a Web-Level Digital Library | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
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Talk point: Why don't more academics use open educational resources?

Talk point: Why don't more academics use open educational resources? | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
Many are happy to share their research but far more are reluctant to do the same with teaching resources. Do you value open educational resources? (RT @GdnHigherEd: We'd like to hear from librarians: are your #digital skills in demand?
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We still need libraries in the digital age #libraries #followalibrary

We still need libraries in the digital age #libraries #followalibrary | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
Ian Clark: Public libraries have a vital role bridging the digital divide and teaching people how to get reliable information from the internet (@JamieJBartlett interesting report.The decline of libraries/librarians in schools has a major impact on...
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Our Worst Nightmare - The End of Unlimited Storage and Bandwidth | From the Bell Tower

Our Worst Nightmare - The End of Unlimited Storage and Bandwidth | From the Bell Tower | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
RT @DerangeDescribe: Hey librarians, worried about the end of unlimited storage? http://t.co/xOJOvFMb Ask an archivist.
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Lessons Learned for Sustainable Open Source Software for Libraries, Archives and Museums « The Signal: Digital Preservation | The World of Open | Scoop.it

Lessons Learned for Sustainable Open Source Software for Libraries, Archives and Museums « The Signal: Digital Preservation | The World of Open | Scoop.it | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
Library of Congress - Lessons Learned for Sustainable Open Source Software for Libraries, Archives and Museums http://t.co/IFOilMAM... (Lessons Learned for Sustainable Open Source Software for Libraries, Archives and Museum | @scoopit via @Susan_Franklin1...
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