As we enter a new year, I’d like to pause and consider some of the trends and events that I anticipate playing out in 2012. The predictions I made for 2011 largely held (see Smart Libraries Newsletter, February 2011). Given the momentum of developments and the issues currently in play, 2012 may turn out to be a very interesting year in the realm of library technologies.
Also in this Issue
- Endeca for Library Discovery: Implications of Oracle’s AcquisitionMySQL: Implications of Oracle’s Ownership
- Phoenix Public Library: Blending Discovery into the Web Presence
- A New Wave of Executive Management Changes
- Library Technology News in Brief
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