Coffee is only the start of the future of our libraries

2015/01/04     來源:theguardian 閱讀原文

“Libraries should be more like coffee shops.” The headlines following last month’s publication of the Independent Library Report for England by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport unfortunately managed to trivialise a vital blueprint for the future of the UK library service. The sensible suggestion by William Sieghart and his panel that all public libraries should have Wi-Fi (and coffee and lavatories) is just part of the plan for how to revitalise libraries in a digital age....more