Listen Online (Radio Program): The Modern Role Of Libraries are Discussed on KCUR’s “Up to Date”
From KCUR (Kansas City):
How Does a Millennium-Old Institution Stay Relevant?
In a conversation broadcast live from Johnson County Library’s newest branch, we ask local leaders in the industry what separates public libraries from online bookmongers like Amazon and digital forums like Facebook or Twitter. Despite the ease with which people can download and order books, video and audio online, library systems on both sides of the state line expect sustained expansion.
Listen to the Program (Begins at 23:27)
See Also: Johnson County Opens First New Library In Two Decades (via KCUR)
August 6, 2018.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.