Future of Libraries
I'm sorting thru old articles, ridding my library of unnecessary papers, and preparing to write a paper on open access and the PKP (Public Knowledge Project) for my design project. While doing a "formal" academic database search on open access, I happened upon an editorial by Dr. Rush Miller, Hillman University Librarian and Director at the University of Pittsburgh, entitled "What Difference Do We Make?" Although I found it of little use for my project, I found a lot to ignite my soul. Dr.
What does it mean to be a "tamed" knowledge professional? Many a rant have surfaced while I scour the literature, but none has ignited my soul and caused me to come out of hiding more than an article by James Neal entitled "Raised by Wolves". A KM think tank, of which I am a part, is systematically making its way through current issues.