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Book robot among features at new NC State library

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Yes, the high-tech James B. Hunt Library has books, but they're not visible when you walk into the building at North Carolina State University. Instead, its 1.5 million books are stored in more than 18,000 metal bins, retrievable by robots when a student requests one. And that's one of the least high-tech parts of the library, other than the books themselves. "This...