This new model allows for the rapid and interactive development of books, ebooks, articles, videos, and other content by its authors, where the content evolves through a partnership between the author and their community.
A Huffington Post story from the UK about why libraries are worth saving and are above all 'a fine warm building, with educated and informed staff, that provides plenty of material for reading and information, as well as a place to work, if you cannot do so at home'.
'New media and new forms of buying and lending are all very interesting, for all kinds of reasons, but one principle remains unchanged: authors must be paid fairly for their work. Any arrangement that doesn't acknowledge that principle is a bad one, and needs to be changed. That is our whole argument.'