Oakland County libraries hustling to get hip

Excerpt: When the world went digital, cynical observers said libraries would soon go extinct.

Didn’t happen. Today’s libraries are snaring the internet lovers they were supposed to lose, and doing it with stuff they used to ban.

Pre-internet, a librarian’s big job? Shushing loudmouths and expelling anyone with a snack. Now, that approach is largely, ahem, “Gone with the Wind.”

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