Back to basics: the role of reading in preparing young people for the information society

Gayner Eyre

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Living in the information age, with its emphasis on information and communications technologies, poses special challenges. This paper raises discussion about the important role of reading in society, and examines its place in the acquisition of information capabilities among young people.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)219-226
Number of pages8
JournalReference Services Review
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2003


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