Technology and public libraries4 min read . Updated: 29 Jan 2015, 03:11 PM IST
There is tremendous potential to turn around public libraries with some value-addition as community information, knowledge, resource, service centres
Libraries are the life blood of a nation. This is particularly true for a country such as India, which has a large number of young people aspiring for a better life. Yet, our public libraries are grossly neglected. Each one of the country’s 676 districts has at least one public library, an enormous resource that can deliver a critical public good if properly utilised.
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