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Do we still need libraries? [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2017-11-7 13:51:07 |Display all floors
looks like a book store, the interior design seems fantastic, but how to get books on the upper shelves?

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Terrorists and mass killers still need them to do their internet searches anonymously.
If capitalism promotes innovation and creativity then why aren't scientists and artists the richest people in a capitalist nation?

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Are people smart enough to locate the BEST information circulating on the Internet? I don't think so. We may be over-informed about things but we are becoming increasingly ignorant thanks to the elecgronic devices that connect us to Wikipedia and other sources.

By the way, Chinese people have always been noted for a conspicuous lack of interest in reading. I doubt that the Internet has made them more avid readers or better informed citizens.

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The library was designed by a Dutch architecture office.

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Post time 2017-11-7 16:19:56 |Display all floors
Jessiewow Post time: 2017-11-7 13:18
How to get the books of high place?



good question.

Many of the books are just exhibits not available for reading. You have to grab a book on a lower shelf. The rest is for decoration. The library is said to house 2,5 million books.

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Post time 2017-11-7 20:03:54 |Display all floors
? Only a lost soul could pose such a question.

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Mishao Post time: 2017-11-7 20:03
? Only a lost soul could pose such a question.

I use kindle to read books. So libraries are out of date for me.

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