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Part 3, JOURNALISM FACES NEW CHALLENGES: HOPE SPRINGS ETERNAL

By Nancy K. Herther (Click here to read Part 1 & click here to read Part 2)   Rich Gordon...

Part 2, Journalism Faces New Challenges: Instead of A ‘White Knight’ We Got Hedge Funds

by Nancy K. Herther (Click here to read Part 1.) In her 2016 book The Rise of a New Media Baron...

ATG Hot Topic: Perspectives on Patron Privacy

by Courtney McAllister   The day after commencement, my library hosted a SNELLA (Southern New...

Part 1, Journalism Faces New Challenges: The 21st Century Hasn’t Been Kind to Our Fourth Estate

by Nancy K. Herther (Click here to read Part 2) A new article by Frank Esser and Christoph...

ATG Special Issue: Examining the Future Through the Joint Lenses of Emerging Technology and Human Context

ATG Foreword, May 2019 Isabel Thompson, Senior Strategy Analyst, Holtzbrinck, @IsabelT5000 Board...

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