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How School Libraries Have Evolved

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

With the digital age, libraries have changed throughout time!

Libraries have existed for hundreds of years, but in today‚Äôs digital world, where we have at our fingertips access to an endless collection of information, a new standard of information literacy has emerged. And with this, we face a new digital divide, based on who has the skills to find and curate information and who does not. Nowadays, the wealth of information available to students is beyond vast. Access is global, but legitimate sources do vary. Rising to the challenge, libraries provide specialized and comprehensive programs to teach users how to identify and collect relevant information. This is especially true of school libraries, which are responsible for imparting skills that students will retain and use for the rest of their lives. (more…)