The Case for Public Libraries in the Context of Inflation and High Taxes

Libraries provide substantial value for your tax dollars.

What Percentage of the Library Collection Is Being Challenged?

The proportion of library collections being challenged is not as high as you think.

The Value of Military and Veteran Archives and Records

Preserving the legacy of our nation’s defenders is essential.

Fine Forgiveness in Libraries

Although it may seem counterproductive, going fine-free is actually a win-win for libraries and patrons.

How Do Public Libraries Support Their Patrons through Natural Disasters?

The library can provide a much-needed refuge during crisis.

How the Local Library Can Help You Pursue Your Career Ambitions

Whether you’re looking to switch jobs or change your career path altogether, your library has you covered.

Virtual Banned Books Book Clubs

Join a book club that dares to read them all.

Grants from the AARP Community Challenge Program Help Libraries Support the Needs of Seniors

With adequate funding, libraries can provide specialized programs and resources for older adults.

The Free Services for Veterans That Nobody Knows About

Public libraries support our nation’s heroes in a variety of ways.

How Libraries Help Businesses of All Sizes

Public libraries connect entrepreneurs, business owners, and job seekers with the resources they need to succeed.