Society of African Journal Editors

South African Journal of Libraries and Information Science

Libraries and Google, William Miller and Rita M Pellen (Eds)

Authors: Peter G. Underwood

Journal: South African Journal of Libraries and Information Science

Wherever librarians gather, brows furrow as the vexed question of Google is raised. Whilst its services are regarded with great favour by many users - and not a few librarians - the profession remains cautious and sceptical. Rightly so, because our training and experience should make us distrust any "one stop" solution to the complex problems of searching for information.