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Many library staff are being silently left behind without being noticed.

They stay away from using new digital tools.

They don’t understand the buzzwords spoken by their peers.

And they don’t ask questions as peer pressure makes them think that they are the only ones who are not ‘in the know’1.

They know digital literacy isn’t optional.

But they opt out.

In my experience people opt out for 3 reasons – too busy, too hard and don’t care.