September 30, 2014

Virtually Branching Out | Lead the Change

The idea that libraries need to take their services “outside the building” is well-established, from bookmobiles to digital branches. But more innovative, effective, inexpensive ways to take the library into the community are still needed. At the recent Lead the Change event in at Denver Central Library, presenter David David Bendekovic cited Southlake, TX, Public Library’s […]

Ebooks For Libraries Petition Sent

Gina Millsap with the ebooks for libraries petition

The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library (TSCPL) today mailed its ebooks for libraries petition to all of the Big Six publishers. The petition collected more than 10,000 signatures over the past three months, and weighs 11 pounds (that’s a lot of postage.) Gina Millsap, CEO of the TSCPL, launched that effort in May, as […]