It’s no secret that libraries have been part of the collateral damage caused by the technological revolution of this century.
The move from silent reading in libraries to the space becoming a cultural, learning and hi-tech hub has been rapid.
It is now a choice for libraries in the direction they wish to pursue in reinventing their space; continuing with its traditional uses or taking on some of our best tips to redesigning their layout and functionalities.
While Australians are recognised world leaders in product innovation—in everything from medical treatments, to technological developments, to fashion design—it’s hard for us to compete with the enormous manufacturing power of countries like China.
Let’s face it, we all have ‘stuff’. If you are anything like me, then it’s likely you have more ‘things’ than you actually need and most certainly more than you can use at any given time. Needless to say, most of us have an enormous affection to gathering and as a busy working Mum, I not only have my stuff to store but my children’s stuff as well.