The Broadening of Library as a Dedicated Device – Part II.
The connection between convergence and the future of library is deep – they are both about information sharing at the most fundamental level. As technologies change and shape the way we share information, libraries must also reflect that change.
The Cupertino Library in Santa Clara County is leading the way in rebranding image of library, as place of information exchange, as a community center where residents, students, and scholars can share ideas and springboard their research projects to the wider world. Check out the library of the 21st century at http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=11573
Being in the seat of Apple is both a challenge and an edge for the young library, as the library celebrates its 5th anniversary, it becomes the focus of the local community of children and adults alike – there is something for everyone, that is the future of the Cupertino Library.