A strategic vision for 21st-century libraries
This ALA latest policy brief breaks down the formidable challenges in store for libraries during the next few decades. The brief explores how emerging technologies combined with challenges, such as financial constraints, require libraries to evolve rapidly and make strategic decisions today that will influence their future for decades to come.
ALA. Office for Information Technology Policy. (2011). Confronting the Future: Strategic Visions for the 21st Century Public Library. Chicago: ALA.