Bawden, D. (2011). The Once and Future Book. JOURNAL OF DOCUMENTATION, 67(1),
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Purpose: Reflection on the value of considering information history as a guide to the future
Methodology: Reviews Ashgate's History of the Book in the West series
Findings:'Information revolutions', such as printing and digital books, are often based on technologies and features already present.
Value: Insights into the future of information and documentation may be gained from studying the historical development of our information environment.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Publishing; Books; History of the book; Information history|
|Subjects:||Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z665 Library Science. Information Science|
|Divisions:||School of Informatics > Department of Information Science|
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