Funding for public libraries is more complex than just assuming taxes take care of everything. Without proper funds, libraries are forced to cut back on operating hours, eliminate certain programs, or decrease the number of employees, all of which impact how effectively your library can provide the services you need!
This Halloween, ditch the risque low-cut blouse and short skirt, grab a book and some excitement for universal access to information, and show the world what a real sexy librarian looks like.
There has been a lot of debate recently in the library world about the effectiveness and necessity of overdue fines at public libraries. More and more libraries have started conversations of what it would look like to do away with overdue fines.
What if I told you there is a way to get free Netflix? What if I told you there was a way to avoid making several Netflix and Hulu accounts to get the free 30 day trials just to watch ONE show? What if I told you that you could have access to almost any movie or TV show your heart desires located in one database?
From the first archival library of town records, to the Middle Ages of books chained to library walls, to now searching catalogs online from home, the library has always been fountain of knowledge for those who need it.