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Do We Still Need Libraries?

Do We Still Need Libraries?

With almost unlimited access to a wide array of knowledge online, do we still need libraries? And do phones, computers, tablets and other devices make brick and mortar libraries obsolete? While some think that libraries are expensive and rarely used, others argue that they’re still essential social spaces that provide vital resources for communities. Today, …

Tri-City Grocery Jingle

Tri-City Grocery Jingle

You can have everything the very best of everything at your friendly Tri-City Grocery Everything is quality from A to Z The clerks and checkers are the best there You’ll be happy you’re a guest there Join your friends and all the rest there Everybody’s shopping the Tri-City way You can have everything the very …

How to Develop a Good Research Topic

How to Develop a Good Research Topic

In this video, you will learn how to develop a good research topic. To start out, let’s first answer the question “Why is it important to know how to develop a good research topic?” Think of it this way: during your time as a student, and perhaps even later, you will probably write a good …

History of Libraries and LIS Professions – Part 2

History of Libraries and LIS Professions – Part 2

Welcome to the second segment of the History of LIS and LIS Professions for SLIS: 701 Introduction to Library and Information Studies. To recap, in the first segment, I discussed the conditions under which libraries (past and present) flourish. I reviewed the relationship between communication of information and records keeping. I also highlighted texts and …