On Sat, 1 Oct 2005, Tom Fine wrote:

> I think you'll find "digital corporations" like Microsoft, Google, and
> probably Yahoo will be around longer than some institutions and most US
> companies that actually manufacture anything.

So, have you too been reading Thomas Friedman's "The world is flat?"

When I see what is going on with libraries...I wonder how long most of
them (with the exception of the major collections and archives) will still
be with us...