Browse by Subject "Future trends"

  • Ely, Donald P.; Atkinson, Hugh C. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Includes a response by Hugh C. Atkinson. Changes will occur, and to resent them makes us less able to make the necessary adaptations. If the prospect of change fills us with anxiety, the least we can do is to analyze the ...
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  • Shane, Harold G.; Bailey, Crystal M. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Includes a response from Crystal M. Bailey. I am very pleased and very happy to be with this group because of my long-standing respect and appreciation for librarians. You cannot begin to work on hundreds of publications ...
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  • Bezold, Clement; Cooke, Eileen D. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Includes a response by Eileen D. Cooke. What might happen to government in the next ten to twenty-five years? I will review two approaches to the future and the trends they suggest, and three conditions which could affect ...
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  • Sherwood, Bruce A.; Brong, Gerald R. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Includes a response by Gerald R. Brong. I am going to discuss two major new media : interactive electronic systems and video disc. One is already with us, although on a very small scale, and it is the kind of electronic ...
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  • Bonn, George S.; Faibisoff, Sylvia (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Lacking a crystal ball, scientists, economists, political scientists, businessmen, educators, and other professionals are nevertheless trying to understand and possibly to forecast future developments. Since social change ...
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  • Thompson, Kenneth W.; Shera, Jesse H. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Includes a response by Jesse H. Shera. Because most of us are "little conservatives" or "little liberals," we are baffled, divided and troubled by change. Most of our judgments about change reflect in some measure our ...
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  • Carroll, R. Lynn; McDonald, John P. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Includes a response by John P. McDonald. rroject: Knowledge 2000, a conference organized by the National Science Foundation, was a unique event as well as an experiment. This was the first time that the foundation, ...
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  • Kaufman, Paula (2012)
    This paper focuses on the skills librarians and library staff will need to create, sustain, and change libraries in the next twenty to twenty-five years by identifying some of the drivers of change and speculating on the ...
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