The race for World’s Second Most Awesome Library, that is. The Mercantile locked up the top slot some time ago, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t a healthy amount of shoving and elbow checking for a distant second place position. Here are some of the contenders from the Libraries of the Future category, courtesy of Slate.
Check out the Extinction Timeline mentioned in the slideshow. Notice how peace & quiet dies out 19 years after the library does.
– Norm De Plume