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Save Federal Funding for Libraries!

President Trump and other Congressional leaders have again targeted the only nationwide library programs for complete elimination (page 97).  Called "an American Budget," its one of the most un-American budget proposals in years. That's because it eliminates support for one of the most American of institutions; The Public Library.  Make no mistake, public libraries in every town, city, and coun...

Call Congress to Support IMLS

At EveryLibrary, we believe that any threatened cuts to funding for libraries and museums, arts, humanities, and cultural programs is a threat to all cultural institutions. President Trump has just released his "An American" budget that eliminates federal funding for all of the institutions that support these programs. These programs account for incredibly insignificant portion of the national ...

Sign Up to Donate Books to Prison Libraries

My name is Jameson Rohrer, and I am the Senior Librarian for Centinela State Prison in Imperial, California. We are a library system which aids those who are incarcerated not only to improve their literacy, but also aiding them in overcoming their educational and informational obstacles in order to assist them in becoming productive members of society once again. Reading books, and participatin...

Tell Politicians To Support Libraries

We are launching this petition to help you let your state and national representatives know that libraries continue to be an integral part of a healthy American community. Please take action by sending them an email today. We made it easy to send each of your representatives an email through this form. Simply enter your address and select the politician that you would like to email. You may res...

Overturn the vote on Net Neutrality!

On December 14th the FCC Commissioners voted 3-2 to eliminate longstanding net neutrality protections, reclassify internet service providers as ‘information services’ under Title I of the Communications Act, and ban states from enacting their own net neutrality protections. But we can still get Congress to stop this—by passing a "Resolution of Disapproval" to overturn the FCC vote. We can win. ...

Don't eliminate the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program

Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.) has introduced H.R. 4508 (115), a bill that would eliminate the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program, along with other massive changes to student loans in this country. This federal loan forgiveness program allows librarians and other who work in low-income and disadvantaged communities (including rural, urban, and suburban) to have some of their student loans era...

Send an Email to Re-Authorize IMLS

We need your help to show support for Senator Reed’s bill to reauthorize the Museum and Library Services Act. The 2017 act will reauthorize the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the only federal program supporting library innovation, state libraries, and museum services. It is co-sponsored by Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), Senator Thad Cochran (R-MS), Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), a...

Save Kentucky Library Funding

Kentucky Governor, Matt Bevin continues his assault on the basic liberties of his constituents by proposing budget cuts to local libraries all across the state. Bevin, who has been likened to Donald Trump, is seeking to cut all direct, local and non-construction aid from all local libraries in his state. A move that would surely spell the end for a large number of local libraries across the blu...