May 29, 2022

Statistics: New Study Looks at the Changing Demands of the Urban Public Library in 15 U.S. Cities

From the Pew Charitable Trusts: A new report from The Pew Charitable Trusts finds that urban libraries are experiencing increased demands for an ever-widening array of services, due in part to the poor economy. At the same time, libraries’ funding from local governments has been cut, leaving them with fewer resources, staff and hours with […]

Just in Time For SLA 2011, SEPTA (Public Transit For Philly Metro) Launches TransitView With Real Time Transit Info

TransitView went live last week and provides real time and scheduled transport data for buses and street cars. Direct to TransitView TransitView also includes a link to TrainView for regional rail info. From TheTransitWire: Customers without smart phones can request schedule information — but not real-time locations — via text message. According to The Inquirer, […]