thetragicoptimist — Dr. Caroline (Carrie) Fitzpatrick
An informative breakdown of news interest demographics…
Dr. Carrie Fitzpatrick
Yesterday we released a brand new report in our series on libraries in the digital age, this time examining the reading and library habits of younger Americans. Get the full report here: http://pewrsr.ch/PNALyT
Here are some questions to ponder:
- Why do you read?
- How do you read? On an e-reader? On a print book?
- If you read electronically, on what format? E-reader? Tablet? Cell phone?
courtesy of Dr. Carrie Fitzpatrick:
The headline conclusion of Pew’s latest monster survey of the media landscape was the demise of TV news. “There are now signs that television news is increasingly vulnerable,” the authors wrote, “as it may be losing its hold on the next generation of news consumers.”
But the larger story is the rise of the Web, which has surpassed newspapers and radio to become the second most popular source of news for Americans, after TV.
Read more. [Image: Pew]