Context for convergence: Arriving at the delta
Chapter 1 provides an overview of how library and technology organizations have evolved and responded to changes in economic and information systems that have historically supported and defined them. This analysis creates a context for understanding the market forces in play that create an environment conducive for convergence in information organizations.
Stereotypes – most people will deny having them, though we all do. The term “librarian” will often evoke an image of someone who is fastidious about ...