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This chapter explores the different types of libraries that surfaced in the 19th century, as well as the effect that this unprecedented access to written materials had on society.
Western Oregon University
history of the book, disruptive technology, disruptive innovation
Critical and Cultural Studies | Cultural History | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Grabhorn, Julia. "The Path to Present-Day Libraries." Disrupting Society from Tablet to Tablet. 2015. CC BY-NC.