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Blog | 17 June 2015

After four months of entries, it’s finally time to announce the winners of the Love Your Library Contest!

We’ve enjoyed reading and watching each story as they’ve been submitted, and have been blown away by the unique impact each library...

Blog | 10 June 2015

As the world of information changes, libraries will need to try new things to keep up with their users’ demands. But trying new things is risky. How can you innovate without wasting precious funding?

You’re not alone in this struggle....

Blog | 26 May 2015

On May 15, concerned citizens of New York rallied at City Hall. New York is no stranger to protests, but this one was unique as it centered around the New York Public Library system. While public library funding has been dwindling steadily over...

Blog | 20 May 2015

The information in this blog post has been adapted from Ed Rossman's webinar How to Create New Revenue Streams for Your Library.

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Blog | 13 May 2015

There is a groundswell in the library sector as of late, and technology is at the center of these expected changes. Libraries have a responsibility to remain relevant to their patrons, and since the movement toward linked data is already...

Blog | 5 May 2015

With another election year around the corner, President Barack Obama has devoted more of his time towards fulfilling important educational initiatives. Not surprisingly, libraries have been at the center of these goals.

Obama outlines...

Blog | 29 April 2015

Many librarians may think library marketing is an oxymoron. After all, marketing is about selling a product, right? A library’s resources are free to the community it serves—how can marketing make a difference in an institution that...

Blog | 23 April 2015

In the age of the Internet and constant connectivity, it may seem like people can work from anywhere. However, there is something to be said about having a place to go where patrons can get work done outside of the typical 9-to-5 schedule.

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Blog | 21 April 2015

Every industry blog and conference speaker has said it: the library industry is changing.

Content is becoming increasingly digital, and people are consuming it through various types of devices, including mobile. As a result, more vendors...

Blog | 17 April 2015

Google is in the news yet again. After several years of trying to reach a settlement, Google is facing formal charges from the European Union. The allegations? That Google is misusing its power by...

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