Forbes published a wildly ill-informed article on replacing public libraries with Amazon. I won’t waste my time on a rebuttal.

Read EveryLibrary’s response instead.

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  1. Yeah…Pam’s a children’s librarian. So Amazon is going to run programs for three thousand kids a month? Provide volunteer hours for teenagers? Bring in musical instruments for kids to play who have never seen a cello before? Provide internet access and advice for poor folks and immigrants and non-English speakers? Let people look for jobs?

    I hate crap like this.

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    1. Either it was clickbait or it was written by someone so ignorant of what public libraries actually are that they could not comprehend the fundamental errors in their logic.

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