Information Technology Improves Public Libraries’ Performance in US

With the expansion of print and multimedia sources in American life, public libraries have had to adapt to society’s greater dependence on computers. VOA’s Mohamed Elshinnawi looks at one modern library in Fairfax County, Virginia near Washington, D.C.

“Libraries are not doing new services,†says Clay. “They are doing existing services but differently because of the technology. Technology helped us to expand our range, to expand what we are able to offer to our customers.”