The idea that an infinite cost should be borne to keep all libraries open is mad

Mark Littlewood interviewed for BBC WM

Speaking to BBC WM's Phil Upton @ Breakfast show, Mark Littlewood, Director-General of the IEA, argues that the value of libraries has diminished hugely in recent years and that their cost cannot therefore automatically be justified.

Listen to the interview here (segment starts at 1:39:00).