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Emerging Tech Trends Require Change Management

Change has become the norm for libraries as it has with many other businesses who wish to remain competitive. The rise in popularity of the e-book and digital libraries, the transformation to digital centers featuring computer and Wi-Fi access, and libraries as community meeting centers has challenged what used to be the norm, and replaced it with an ever evolving one instead. Here are five emerging technology trends that will benefit both staff and patrons.

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Nexus Tablets For Hurricane Sandy-Affected Libraries

We all know Superstorm Sandy devastated New York and New Jersey in 2012, causing 2.7 million power outages, destroying thousands of homes, and dumping 8.5 million cubic yards of debris on roads.[1] Libraries were also severely damaged.