A Fresh Look at Public and Leadership Attitudes About Libraries in the 21st Century


An ALC-sponsored study, conducted by Public Agenda and funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, shows that libraries are poised to lead the way to solutions to today's pressing community problems, including providing a safe and engaging place for teens; building a strong and literate workforce; and extending access to technology.

Taking on such challenges is also the best bet for libraries to strengthen their communities and their own funding futures.

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