wandering stacks
wrangling teenagers bankers nonprofits
on to the next library


Inherent in the digital book is the promise of change, and I want that promise realized. I no longer expect a blanket model from all publishers and accept the messiness this brings.

I trust my readers, and want them to help choose what titles we should license. Patron-driven acquisitions has received its share of attention in the academic world; it’s time to experiment with popular literature.I want to serve my community. I want publishers to thrive. And I want libraries to flourish.

I want a New Year.

Brian Kenney, “ALA Preview 2013”

(h/t cloudunbound)

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