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The E-N-D for Libraries?

In today's tech-savvy world, you might see more people with their noses buried behind their laptops or Kindles than in books.  Do electronic books and apps spell the E-N-D for libraries?  And how do libraries stay afloat in this latest saga of budget cuts?  Head librarian Jeanne Goodrich gives us her outlook on the fate of the library system.
Jeanne Goodrich, Exec Dir, LVCCLD

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