- modernise them
- attract new users
- make them a more relevant resource for the modern world
also run into difficulties.
This quote comes from the website (full story here)
Four-fifths (80%) of adults have no interest in publishing media – including blogs, podcasts, videos, own web pages or photographs in a public album - on the internet. The most popular for those who are interested is publishing their own web pages.
However while three-quarters (75%) of adults have never published media on the internet, one in five (20%) have. The most popular activity is uploading photographs to a public album. The least popular (1%) is creating and uploading a podcast, and contributing to a Wiki.
So the need for Library 2.0 (genuinely interactive users and staff) still seems some way into the future.
And I doubt if I can ask many of my fellow staff to contribute to a Wiki!