The History of the Future of Libraries

Barbara Fisher, an academic librarian in Minnesota, recently penned this interesting essay for Inside Higher Ed about the future of libraries as prophesized by Melvil Dewey in a 1901 article:

https://www.insidehighered.com/blogs/library-babel-fish/are-we-there-yet

Do you know of other historical articles that make predictions about libraries?  If so please send them to me.

Best,

Brett

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