Google's Plan Prompts a Question: What's on the Web? This week, the search engine Google announced plans to digitize millions of library books and make them searchable online. Are we getting closer to the day when most of the world's knowledge is a click away?
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Google's Plan Prompts a Question: What's on the Web?

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Google's Plan Prompts a Question: What's on the Web?

Google's Plan Prompts a Question: What's on the Web?

Google's Plan Prompts a Question: What's on the Web?

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This week, the search engine Google announced plans to digitize millions of library books and make them searchable online. Are we getting closer to the day when most of the world's knowledge is a click away?

Guests: Michael Keller, head librarian, Stanford University; director of Academic Information Resources

Brewster Kahle, founder, the Internet Archive (a non-profit digital library)