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Librarians with any sense of their history and environment know that libraries and bookstores complement each other and, far from being in competition, often increase each other's use.
In this section of the report, the idea that we are in competition with, and have something to fear from, mega-bookstores rears its head again.
Libraries are about community, learning, recreation, literacy, and social advancement, and we should work with (not in competition with) anybody or any agency that enables us to advance those goals.