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12 December 2009
librarian = dodo?
hey, don't shoot the messenger! upon the news of the demise of kirkus reviews (check it out while you still can), david rothman over at the blog tele-read wonders if librarians are on the same path as the esteemed review magazine AND the fabled bird. he references project information literacy's recent paper which states that 8 of 10 college students who participated in their study "rarely" uses librarians for course-related assignments. should we get our helmets because the sky is falling?