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Libraries of the Future Abandoning the Stacks for a Multimedia Wonderland

Many predicted that the rise of the digital book would signal the demise of the library. But the opposite has been the case. The world's top architects have designed a number of modern libraries in recent years -- though the focus is no longer on the books.
Von Bernd Musa und Hilmar Schmundt
Translated from the German by Ella Ornstein