For Release Friday, April 1, 2011
That makes education a key edge in global competition. Yet for all the focus on schools and universities, little attention has been paid to libraries – long a source of learning during and beyond school age years.
Some American cities have been building new landmark library buildings. But there’s been little thought and debate about what goes on inside.
Railroads declined because they failed to realize that carrying goods and people could be done without rails. Newspapers face extinction because they’ve been slow to adapt to the ability to deliver news without paper. Read More