According to a survey done by the Library Research Service in 2009, the majority of respondents believe that print books will never disappear, only 10% of respondents read books electronically, and in ten years most predict the library will circulate an equal amount of print and electronic materials. These fun facts and others can be found on the LRS website. Check back frequently as they plan to add more data as it is analyzed.
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