Are you tired of hearing ‘libraries are in a period of rapid change?’ Try this The library of Alexandria podcast from BBC Radio In our time history progam about the library of Alexandria. A fascinating overview of this ancient library and the meaning of the collection and librarianship at the dawn of academia. Take note of the ban on the export of papyrus that lead to the development of paper by a rival library… a bit like the current ebook debate!
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