social history, library technology, DNA, black box, data, information, knowledge, wisdom, algorithm, microfilm, computers, MARC, OPAC, ebooks, DDA, iPhone, personal internet, practicality, cyberdemocracy
For the International Conference on Information Systems and Technologies in Tangier, Morocco, on March 22, 2013, I presented a social history of technology in libraries over the past 30 years. In addition I speculated what the future may bring socially and technologically, obviously from my perspective as a librarian.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Hacken, Richard, "A Social History of Technology in Libraries" (2013). All Faculty Publications. 2141.
Harold B. Lee Library
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