Death of Libraries Predicted

Plastic has picked up a wire article proclaiming the death of libraries.

Plastic’s readers are having a thoughtful discussion about the place of libraries in education, and what’s needed to make them effective:

“What astounds me is that [Massachusetts’ neglect of school libraries] is in the face of overwhelming evidence that the presence of a library and a qualified library media specialist is just about the single most reliable predictor of school success there is.” — plastician superchick