Click by Click, Libraries and Readers Wade Into Digital Lending

NYT – “Kate Lambert recalls using her library card just once or twice throughout her childhood. Now, she uses it several times a month. The lure? Electronic books she can download to her laptop. Beginning earlier this year, Ms. Lambert, a 19-year-old community college student in New Port Richey, Fla., borrowed volumes in the “Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” series, “The Lovely Bones” by Alice Sebold and a vampire novel by Laurel K. Hamilton, without ever visiting an actual branch”

Good to see my buddy Michael Colford quoted in this piece.

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