Using critical design to explore the future of libraries

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Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to propose the use of critical design as an approach for considering the future of libraries. Design/methodology/approach: This paper describes a specific instance of critical design: timeline of the far future of libraries. Findings: Reflections on the critical design are presented. Originality/value: This paper offers the first application of critical design in the context of librarianship.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)6-9
Number of pages4
JournalLibrary Hi Tech News
Issue number9
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017


  • Conferences
  • Critical design
  • Future of libraries
  • Libraries
  • Posters
  • Timelines

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Information Systems
  • Library and Information Sciences

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