“..as big as it needs to be.”

April 26, 2011 in Blog, Library, Quotes by christian

“What could be better than people who don’t have access to knowledge getting the ability to find out whatever it is that they want to find out?” she says. “And that’s what I think is so gorgeous about Wikipedia — it’s this limitless space; it can be as big as it needs to be. It can actually contain the sum of everything that we know, right?”

— Sue Gardner, Wikipedia director

Source: Fascinating article on the evolution of Wikipedia.

Perhaps a few nuggets to chew on as we daydream the future of K-12 libraries together.