Floppy Disk Becoming Relic of the Past

Submitted by rochelle on Tue, 09/07/2004 - 13:07

Blake sends "this Yahoo! News story about how floppy disks and drives are becoming much less widely used.

The floppy disk has several replacements, including writeable compact discs and keychain flash memory devices. Both can hold much more data and are less likely to break.

Rochelle wonders: How many libraries out there recognize this and have accessible CDRW drives or flash memory ports?"