Libraries - Innovative ways of Marketing to 21st Century Teens Natiowide

Topic: sent over one from The Arizona Republic that says libraries are changing, and Arizona is leading a national trend to create the kinds of interactive, noise-friendly spaces that Generation Y wants.

"At first, they said, " 'You go to the library? Wow, you must be bored or something.' " But their attitudes changed when they realized they could eat and drink and watch movies there, said Gomez, 15.


This makes a great deal of sense. Ever since libraries "need" to be wired they have been drifting into a "community center/Internet cafe" model.Why not go all the way. It certainly would be a giant step towards reducing the filtering conflict.Three sections...childrens, teens, and adults.Three sets of rules.