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Happiness is a warm librarian

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Title: Happiness is a warm librarian
Author(s): de Solla Price, Derek
Subject(s): Libraries --Automation Library science --Data processing Future technology trends Disruptive technologies
Abstract: I want to emphasize the likelihood of enormous change in the course of adapting to the new technologies. These technologies will give rise to quite a new and essentially human need from librarians and information scientists, particularly for the gift of the peculiarly human pattern of thinking. In this little discourse I would like to set forth views which are those of a person who is only a hobbyist of information science... trying to balance the internal and external patterns of development of science and technology.
Issue Date: 1979
Publisher: Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Citation Info: In The role of the library in an electronic society: Papers presented at the 1979 Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing, ed. F.W. Lancaster. Urbana, Il: Graduate School of Library Science: 3-15.
Series/Report: Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing (16th : 1979)
Genre: Conference Paper / Presentation
Type: Text
Language: English
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/1103
ISBN: 0-87845-053-X
ISSN: 0069-4789
Publication Status: published or submitted for publication
Rights Information: Copyright owned by Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois 1979.
Date Available in IDEALS: 2007-07-02
 

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