May 22, 2022

Public Library News Roundup

Louisiana: 1 Year later, Mayfield’s Jazz Orchestra Agrees to Pay Back New Orleans Public Library Foundation (via WWL)

South Carolina: Family of Librarian Killed in Emanuel AME Church Shooting Launches Literacy Effort (via The Post and Courier) ||| Charleston County Libraries Announce Literacy Initiative (via City Paper)

Pennsylvania: Libraries Participate in Pilot Project to Support PA Forward (via The Bradford Sun)

Washington:  New Library Building Recommended in Draft of Sno-Isle Libraries Capital Facilities Plan (via MLT News)

Wyoming (Casper): New Library Director Looks to Maintain in Downturn (via Casper Tribune)

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.