January 27, 2022

Public Library News Roundup

California: Michelle Obama Library Opens This Saturday in Long Beach (via Gazettes)

California: Napa County Library Patrons Gain Access To 11 Million More Materials, Library Joins Link+ (via Napa Valley Register)

Louisiana: Lafayette City-Parish Council Rejects Airport, Recreation, Library Tax Hikes (via The Advertiser)

Maryland: Anne Arundel County Libraries Give Digital Library Cards to More than 80,000 Area Students (via Capital Gazette)

Oregon: Nine Books and Periodicals Challenged in Oregon Libraries During FY 2016

Texas (Abilene): South Branch Library Set To Close For Move to New Abilene Mall Location (via KTXS)

Texas: Killeen: Residents Vow to Fight to Keep Branch Library Open (via KWTX)

Washington D.C.: D.C. Public Library Will Hide Once-Banned Books Throughout the City This Month (via Washington Post)

Wisconsin: Officials Weigh Pros And Cons Of Saving A Small Library in La Crosse (Audio and Text via Wisconsin Public Radio)

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) 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 Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.