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The Expanding Digital Universe: A Forecast of Worldwide Information Growth Through 2010 IDC white paper—Sponsored by EMC “The incredible growth of the digital universe means more than simply the fact that as individuals we will be facing information explosion on an unprecedented scale. It has implications for organizations concerning privacy, security, intellectual property protection, content management, technology adoption, information management, and data centre architecture.”
The implications to be absorbed by libraries and education are important.
[Via: Forcast of Worldwide Information Growth]