November 24, 2014

OverDrive & Big (Private) Data | Editorial

mikekelley

Who owns library and patron user data? Libraries think they do but will that matter in an increasingly competitive landscape where data is very valuable?

First Words: Where the Librarian Surpasses the Warrior | Editorial

mikekelley

The modern spirit of haste often blurs fundamental clauses of our social contract like this one, even among librarians. My epiphany was to recapture a sense of just how radical a concept the public library is.