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Wednesday, 26th November 2003

The Real Heroes of IT in Higher Ed, Librarians

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Higher Education
Source: Educause Review, vol. 38. no. 6
From the article, "Why IT Has Not Paid Off As We Hoped (Yet)"
The real heroes of the digital revolution in higher education are librarians; they are the people who have seen the farthest, done the most, accepted the hardest challenges, and demonstrated most clearly the benefits of digital information. In the process, they have turned their own field upside down and have revolutionized their own professional training. It is a testimony to their success that we take their achievement for granted.




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