CNN reports “Web generation heaviest users of public libraries”

Today, CNN reported on a study that describes increased use of public libraries by young adults, even those who have internet access elsewhere. There are some thought-provoking observations …

Here is a little bit of information and the link to CNN:

  • Young adults are the heaviest users of public libraries despite easy access to Web
  • Problem-solving the biggest draw to libraries for young adults
  • Library usage is lower among those without Internet access or only dial-up access