December 5, 2020

California: Sacramento Public Library Now Home to a 3D Copier With Another One On the Way

From The Sacramento Bee: “We’re trying to re-imagine the library as not just a place for books,” said [Lori] Easterwood, [programming coordinator with the library]. The library will soon own two of the 3-D copiers, which cost roughly $2,500. With funding from a state grant, the library will make the machines available to the public […]

California: Sacramento Public Library Closures Scheduled Due to Staff Furloughs

From The Sacramento Bee: The Friday closures are scheduled May 18, and June 15 and 29. “Funding shortfalls have left the library with few choices to maintain services to the public,” Library Director Rivkah Sass said in a written statement. The library was faced with either laying off 15 to 18 staff members, requiring the […]