In the ever changing publishing world it's imperative to roll with the changes. Some people believe that literary agents are still necessary and there are others among the current e-publishing landscape that believe literary agents are not necessary.
Read both sides of the argument.
Are Literary Agents Necessary?
Literary Agents: Probably Now More than Ever
10 Things Literary Agents Don't Do For Authors
What Do Literary Agents Do
How to Get an Agent
Old article with an interesting addition added in 2011
Why Book and eBook Authors Still Need Literary Agents by Robert Lagarde
7 Established Agents Looking for Writers - Literary fiction, Memoir, MG, YA, Fantasy, Romance and more
Here are seven agents seeking clients. Most of these are established agents who have recently changed agencies. All have experience in the publishing industry. They are seeking an eclectic mix, from upmarket literary to children's books, memoir to fantasy, and from thrillers to health and wellness.
How to Find a Literary Agent for Your Book
21 Literary Agencies that Every Author Should Know About