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Most readers have undoubtedly digested the recent media about Amazon’s “Kindle Unlimited” ebook subscription service…The question as to how this might impact libraries is an area where there seems to be a dearth of genuine reflection on the issues.
Skill in finding useful information and a sense of what to trust will prove essential in the 21st-century workplace. Librarians can play a crucial role in training students accordingly.
An awesome call to action.
“Only 20 percent of the students said they ever sought help from librarians, the mavens of searching and finding in the digital age, especially when it comes to learning how to “ping pong” effectively and strategically among offline sources, experts, and online information, blending the full range of knowledge sources in all their forms.”