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Blast of Information

Are you Informed or Ignorant

Aamir Bhagat

on 12 October 2009

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Transcript of Blast of Information

AKHSS Library This is an Information Age BUT the question is ? Are you INFORMED
IGNORANT Lets explore some mind boggling facts about
the current Senario in the world 1000 Searches are made on Google every second Library As a Learning Hub
A Shift in Role, Vision and Philosophy Emerging Concept for Library
in 21st Century Awareness
Skill Development Digital Library Awareness
Program Learning
Resources Library Society

A Step towards the Students’ leadership
and Information Literacy Internationally published Periodicals /Magazines Learning
Sessions Student Led Programes Library
Visits Around
7500 Books E-Books Teacher Learning Resources
Movies Internationally published Periodicals /Magazines Learning Resource Centre In 2008, more people read the NY time online every
hour than people live in New York Every second 1000 post are updated on Wikipedia launched in 2001,
it has 13 million articles with
over 200 Languages 20% Information on Wikipedia has never been read It took just 4 years for Internet to reach 50 Million users Newspaper circulation is down 7 Million over the last 25 years But in the last 5 years, Online newspaper are up by 30 Million The computer in your cell phone today is a million times cheaper and a thousand times more powerful and about a hundred thousand times smaller than the one computer at MIT in 1965 Every Month 31 Billion searches are made on Google There are about 540,000 words in the English language which is 5 times than the Shakespeare time English It is estimated that a week’s worth of the New York Times contain more information than person was likely to come across in a lifetime in the 18th Century The amount of new technical information is doubling every 2 years, for students starting a 4 year technical degree this means that half of what they learn in their first year of study will be outdated by their third year of study This year, traditional advertising is in steep decline 10.1% 11.7% 14.8% 18.7% 18.1% 9.1% So now WHAT?????? Where do we stand

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