Saturday, January 15, 2011

Articles about the Importance of Libraries

Why Libraries are Important
Published July 3rd, 2010

Libraries never check out: More important to Florida, not less, in this digital age
Published March 23, 2010

Are libraries still relevant?

Campaign for Wisconsin Libraries Relevant for libraries everywhere
Updated 5/2/2006
Here are some of their points
# Libraries are essential institutions in a democratic society because they play a non-partisan role in providing the information that allows citizens to make informed decisions."

# Libraries are essential partners in creating educated communities because they provide opportunities for self-education, life-long learning, and self-improvement.

# Libraries are essential places of opportunity because they level the playing field making the world of information available to anyone seeking it.

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