Why Libraries Should Be the Next Great Start-Up Incubators

See on Scoop.itGIBSIccURATION

An old idea reinvented for the 21st century.

ChezINFO!‘s insight:

"This old idea of the public library as co-working space now offers a modern answer – oneamong many – for how these aging institutions could become more relevant two millennia after the original Alexandria library burned to the ground. Would-be entrepreneurs everywhere are looking for business know-how and physical space to incubate their start-ups. Libraries meanwhile may be associated today with an outmoded product in paper books. But they also happen to have just about everything a 21st century innovator could need: Internet access, work space, reference materials, professional guidance."

See on www.theatlanticcities.com

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