Future of books
Ken states the future of the ebook and the advantage of the using ebook. In the future there are going to be high demand of the ebook in the library. Due to the tiny footprint and instant deliever and price is cheaper, more and more people enjoy reading the ebooks.
EBook provide a very high quality, full accessible to screen reader and blind readers. It is simple and intuitive by using Kindle, Blio, VitalSource Bookshelf, etc. The device has enhanced accessibility and appropriate for mandated use in an educational context. For instance, high-quality reading technology products which zooms portions of pages incrementally under control and which could be helpful for readers with attention and other cognitive disabilities.
John D Sutter, the writer and online journalist at CNN, explains that Libraries will use RSS Feeds, Social Networking Sites, and Virtual Reference Desk to communicate with patrons. However, the library will be the same but there will be a world’s largest library online in 2020. Library will be a community gathering centre, where people can access and share information easily. In 2020, as books will go digital library system will also go for complete transformation. The information is becoming more social and online, librarians will be more moderators and supportive to community. This article also explains that Libraries will create mobile apps for patrons to use Library resources on their Smartphone’s. Libraries will stay open 24/7.