Acquiring these [fan] collections — and opening them up online...

Acquiring these [fan] collections — and opening them up online for all the world to see — are good examples of how libraries need to adapt to the opportunities presented in the 21st century or risk losing the cultural authority they’ve enjoyed for centuries.

Our View: UI librarians making good use of social media.

Iowa City Press-Citizen Editorial Board - Our View

12-21-13

Here’s the post that inspired the article!

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