The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history.
Carl T. Rowan, American journalist
I must say I find television very educational. The minute someone turns it on, I go to the library and read a good book.
is a journalist and political scientist, co-director of the Institute for Media and Communications Policy – a Cologne-based think tank providing research and advice on media policy, digitalization, journalism and political communication – and co-editor of the multi-author blog CARTA.
is a freelance journalist and author specializing in culture and literature as well as in business and the stock market. She has also been working in project management at n-tv.de for three years.
This series was produced on the occasion of and in cooperation with the Next Library® Conference in Berlin, September 12-15, 2018, at which the Goethe-Institut was also a guest.
Next Library® Conference – The Future of Public Libraries
An event of the Zentral- und Landesbibliothek Berlin (ZLB)* and the Kulturstiftung des Bundes** in cooperation with the Kulturprojekte Berlin GmbH and Aarhus Public Libraries. Next Library® Berlin is a Satellite Conference of Next Library® Aarhus.
*Central and Regional Library Berlin | **German Federal Cultural Foundation