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Don’t you just love the internet? Millennials, you don’t know how lucky you are, that learning about something, anything, is always within reach in just a matter of minutes! In my day, we had to go to a library. First stop was the card catalog where we searched through drawers and drawers of cards to look for the book we wanted. So yeah, we had to know the subject, the author, the title of the book, before we could get our hands on some information. Knowing the ISBN was a plus. What’s that, you ask? Google it. This is what is called the analog cataloging system, which has been declared officially dead by the Ohio College Library Center a couple of years ago. So now you have these card catalogs around the world that have lost their main function. But in fairness, they’ve been elevated to the status of antiques…