Intriguing Predictions from Futurist Thomas Frey - Trends to Watch in 2010 – Bookless Libraries
- In less than 20 years, the majority of libraries will no longer have traditional printed books in them.
- Since digital libraries have a much smaller labor component, the demand for traditionally trained librarians will drop over the next 20 years to less than half of what it is today.”
an Editor’s Blog - Why professional editing is in a state of transition
Telegraph – Grown-up readers need picture books, too
North Adams Transcript – A revolution in children’s books
Poetry Foundation – 2000-2009: The Decade in Poetry
School Library Journal – Best of the Decade: A Look Back at Children’s Literature from 2000-2009
ScrippsNews – Corner-books: The best children’s books of 2009
This is Exeter – Steven Speielberg buys film rights to children’s book
Something for fun: – ResearchBuzz – Flickr Poet: Find Images to Illustrate Your Poetry
Farm Lane Books Blog – Writing for Children – child’s play – or is it?
Kansas City Star – NKC school board votes to keep challenged book in elementary libraries