Here's the link - http://www.governing.com/topics/education/gov-can-libraries-survive-ebook-revolution.html - to the piece. As I hastened to append in comments, the work at DCL is hardly mine. It's a team effort, involving a board that viewed the cost of doing nothing as the greatest risk of all, and a staff (Monique Sendze's IT team, and Rochelle Logan's collection, acquisition, and cataloging people) to pull it off.
But I'm pleased to see coverage of the concept beyond the library world.
Oh, and the Superman pose was the photographer's idea. I should have known better.