Future of libraries…some thoughts

After our discussion at the Future of Libraries panel(see previous post) last week, and some general discussions around the blogosphere, it is clear there is profession-wide self-examination going on about libraries and our services and our customers. In his post, “Who are Your Competitors” David Lee King ponders this subject, asking “What are you doing to compete for your patrons’ attention?” King is a public librarian, but many of the same questions apply to us in school libraries, as evidenced from the conversation last week.  […]