ERIC Number: EJ231998
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
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Editorial: Gresham's Law: Knowledge or Information?
Heins, Ethel L.
Horn Book Magazine, v56 n5 p494-95 Oct 1980
Reports remarks made by Daniel J. Boorstin, Librarian of Congress, on distinctions between the concepts of knowledge and information and on the widening gap between the growth of "information institutions" and the financial plight of many "knowledge institutions" (schools and libraries). Shows how Boorstin's ideas bear on the information needs of children. (GT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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