Public Library News Roundup (30 Stories from U.S. and Canada)
Here’s our latest public library news roundup with a selection of 30 stories from the past 11 days. Reports come from 17 states and 2 provinces.
We hope you find it useful.
Thanks to Matt Weaver for his contributions.
infoDOCKET’s Public Library News Roundup
East Baton Rouge: Goodwood Library Designed to Meet Evolving Modern Demands (via The Advocate)
New $35 million library will open early in 2014.
Lafourche Parish Voters Reject Proposal to Rededicate Portion of Library Milage
$130,000: Grand Rapids Public Library Boosts Director Pay Scale (via MLive.com)
Michigan Libraries Strained by Budget Cuts
Michigan Supreme Court Will Not Hear Capital Area District Library’s Appeal of Gun Policy
Spring Lake District Library: Library Levy in Limbo (via Grand Haven Tribune)
About Gary Price
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.