U.S. Public Library News Week in Review: 21 Stories from 16 States (Roundup)
Here’s our latest weekly roundup featuring a selection of news items about public libraries from around the country.
All of the stories were published in the past week.
Our roundup from last week (19 stories/15 states) is available here.
- Morris Library Director Resign (via Morris Daily Herald)
Note: This resignation comes a week after library board decided to cut assistant director position.
- Video: Will Return of Main Cedar Rapids Downtown Library Draw Many Patrons Away from Other Libraries? (KCRG)
- Boyd County Library Board Approves Tax Rate Decrease (via WSAZ)
- Iberia Parish: Library puts up fight against possible funding cuts (via KATC)
- Accomack County: Library Seeks $6M for New Building, But Gets Not One Penny For It
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Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com.