American Libraries, Leonard Kniffel offers 12 library ideals that illustrate why libraries are good for America. Whether you work your way down the list or start at the bottom, this list is a reminder of why libraries work so hard for their communities. Read Kniffel’s article, “12 Ways Libraries are Good for the Country” at American Libraries. Here is a taste of what you’ll find:
“5. Libraries nourish creativity.
By providing an atmosphere that stimulates curiosity, libraries create opportunities for unstructured learning and serendipitous discovery. As repositories not only of books…”
*Thank you, Melany Wilks, Pioneer Memorial Library for sharing this on KANLIB-L