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Evolution of the Noble Librarian

Infographic: Evolution of the Noble Librarian

The library has always been a storehouse of knowledge. The first stacks contained papyrus scrolls, which evolved to handwritten books, then printed books; today the volumes found in libraries are stored as printed material, electronic data, and multimedia presentations. Librarians have made a similar transition, from shelf managers to catalogue clerks to the professionals that today oversee the management of and access tools for many forms of media. There has been a single, consistent element for every librarian in every manifestation of the library. Knowledge is only passed on when it can be retrieved; librarians have always held the key.

Evolution of the Noble Librarian | Infographic |


Posted on: April 2, 2011, 11:46 pm Category: Uncategorized

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  1. Sukhdev Singh said

    Does not mention Dr. S R Ranganathan who gave THEORY to Library Science