Thanks to @solslib for bringing this article to Twitter.
Americans are spending more time not reading.
1. Some haven't touched a book thus year.
2. Young people read more than older folk.
3. Americans,on average read 12 books a year (not bad).
4 . Gender effects reading habits.
5. Print is still alive. Digital book sales declining.
Clive, ever vigilant, writes about programs designed to annoy people who make money out of our search for information.
Robert does the ROI for the System, which uses a very different set of metrics. www.rcls.org
It's good to see libraries reaching out to their constituents to explain where the money is