Congress theme: “Libraries Now! - Inspiring, Surprising, Empowering”

President's Theme Session -- Trend Report roundtable discussions

What are the current or emerging TRENDS that will have an influence on access to information/knowledge in the public and private domains?

New techonologies, open access

How will these trends IMPACT on access to information/knowledge and the public and private domains?

Self published works can benefit the users because we they can get more access; but librarians will need to respond through cataloging.

What are the current or emerging TRENDS that will have an influence on access to information/knowledge in the public and private domains?

Being a hub of the community

How will these trends IMPACT on access to information/knowledge and the public and private domains?

people who have no access to ICT will not have access to information

What are the current or emerging TRENDS that will have an influence on access to information/knowledge in the public and private domains?

Il est très difficile de trouver un modèle économique de prêt d'e-book. On ne peut pas travailler de la même façon avec les livres papier qu'avec les livres électroniques.