January 18, 2021

Indianapolis Public Library Hours Restored As State Approves $150,000 For Operating Budget

From WRTV: The Indianapolis Public Library will restore longer operating hours beginning this week.For the last 18 months, the library board and the City-County Council have been working to find a better funding method and had considered reducing library operating hours due to budgets cuts, but the possible changes sparked protests from community groups.In March, […]

Indianapolis Public Library Plans to Restore Some Hours at All Branches & Some 2011 Indy Library Statistics

From The Indianapolis Star: During the first full year of reduced hours at Indianapolis library branches, visits nose-dived 22 percent. Patrons checked out 12 percent fewer books and other items. But new Indianapolis Public Library CEO Jackie Nytes aims to reverse last year’s drops — in large part by restoring about two-thirds of cuts made […]