Connected Citizens: The Power, Potential and Peril of Networks – Knight Foundation via kwout

A must read report for any librarian:

Rapid advances in digital media and technology are changing how we connect to information and each other. The way we engage in public dialogue, coordinate, solve problems—all of it is shifting. New networks are emerging everywhere. It’s exciting—and frightening. What is this new network-centric world? What does it mean for community change?