This author begins by discussing our concept of what a library is, a refuge for books. The etymology of Library and words related are from roots in paper, books, building that houses books, etc.
This is a fascinating article that allows the reader to explore different iterations of what a library is/can be. Readjusting the definition of the library to include all of the different forms of information available can be quite difficult for people to get their minds around.
*Several of our new library employees at the public library I work at have expressed how surprised they are at the wide variety of materials the library has to offer.*