Released: June 26, 2013

Millennials Still Like Print Books!

The Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project put out a new report about “Younger Americans’ Library Habits and Expectations,” and—good news!—it turns out that even in an age of smartphones, tablets and laptops, young folks (ages 16-29) are reading. They’re reading a lot, and they’re even more likely to read print books than older generations. They also think that it is very important for libraries to have librarians. Imagine that.

Read the story at http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/smartnews/2013/06/millennials-still-like-print-books/