Here is a link to a really thought provoking article about The Future of Libraries: Beginning the Great Transformation by Thomas Frey, Executive Director of the DaVinci Institute

Even though many of the trends Frey discusses will not have an immediate impact of school libraries, trend #4 emphasizes the importance of teaching kids how to learn or how to find information. Paragraph 2 in trend #5 clearly indicates why we should be teaching a problem-solving, decision-making process NOW.