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(Jul.30.08) -

Library use increase linked to rise in homelessness and jobless rate  ---»


The recent flurry of library use increase statistics as shown in the graph below adds in the public space and urban design issues of public space use as linked to economic trends. what exactly do they use it for? are they siphoning off the free internet, are they reading and educating, are they using the […]

(Feb.04.08) -

Libraries, the new Sanitorium  ---»


are the primary consumers of public libraries becoming the homeless and destitute?  as governmental deregulation moves inexoribly  forward, public spaces that exist thru municipal or governmental funding vectors get permeated like a swiss cheese by private forces looking for any untapped micro-market. The event horizon is approaching when libraries are used mostly by the homeless. […]

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