libsthriving Love this idea of having Library "Writers in Residence." Check out the libraries already doing this:
libsthriving Librarians are the last defense between society and chaos. -- Sean McMullen
libsthriving A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life. ~Norman Cousins
libsthriving Philly does some interesting brainstorming about how to transform libraries and their services:
libsthriving #HigherEd #Faculty: Help us out with this research skills survey and be entered to win an iPad: #21stedchat

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'Libraries Thriving and Multi-Grain Sponsored Debate: Are Libraries Thriving?' Recording


On Friday, November 4, 2011 at 12:30PM EST/9:30AM PST/4:30PM UTC, Libraries Thriving and Against the Grain's Multi-Grain sponsored an oxford-style debate at the Charleston Conference that included audience participation and voting. Credo Reference’s Libraries Thriving and Against the Grain’s Multi-Grain posed the question : Are libraries thriving?

Listen to the recording of the debate included below to hear both sides of the debate and make a decision about which side you are on!

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