ShelfLife, the fascinating finding tool from the Library Innovation Lab which, among other ways, heatmaps a book and colorizes the binding according to physical size, popularity and places it in context on a "shelf" is only one small way that innovation is charging ahead to manage the wealth of information the world has now accumulated. For a far more thorough description, visit The Harvard Library Innovation Laboratory. For an in-depth explanation of the Lab's work, listen to the CBC podcast of an interview with David Weinberger of the Lab.
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