BiblioTech bookless library in San Antonio proves very popular

By Chris Meadows
January 3, 2014 // 1 Comment

San Antonio seems to have a thing for bookless libraries. First, the University of Texas in San Antonio opened the nation’s first bookless library in 2010. Then a San Antonio judge had ambitions of opening the nation’s first bookless public library system last year. Turns out he was successful. [...]

Dwarf-Sized Public E-Libraries vs. Abundance

By David Rothman
January 21, 2013 // 4 Comments

People in Bexar County, Texas, should be excited about the 10,000-e-book “BiblioTech” library system that the country is starting from scratch—without paper books. This is reportedly the first U.S. public library system to shun paper, cardboard and ink, except for computer printouts. [...]

The First Bookless Public Library is Coming to San Antonio

By Dan Eldridge
January 13, 2013 // 13 Comments

We knew it would come this … eventually. Did we not? Honestly, I figured we had a good five years ahead of us before libraries began opening their doors with nary a physical book in sight. Shows what I know. From Gizmodo this afternoon comes the half shocking, half predictable news that the [...]

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