In the Netherlands, an innovative LibrarySchool welcomes its first students into a university program designed to educate a new wave of public librarians. It’s both an academic program and an incubator of ideas.
Read the full story here: <a href="http://www.nextlibraries.org/2012/01/designing-a-new-kind-of-library-education/">Designing a New Kind of Library Education</a>
The LibrarySchool emerged from a decade of experiments on the future of libraries that explored how we can shape our future, what role libraries play in society, and how collaboration can help keep libraries vital.
Read the full story here: <a href="http://www.nextlibraries.org/2012/03/prototyping-tomorrows-libraries/">Prototyping Tomorrow's Libraries</a>