The South Carolina Digital State Documents Depository provides access to publications produced by state agencies and state-supported academic institutions.
Debbie Allen said “But out of limitations, comes creativity.” In mid-March when the Coronavirus pandemic was making its way through the country, South Carolina’s libraries began discussions on how to keep their doors open to serve the public. However, it became clear that the library doors were closing fast as the state mandated many communities with sheltering in place.
The South Carolina State Library has made sample signage available for libraries to download and print to use in libraries upon reopening. For more information about COVID-19 library communications, please visit this online resource.
The COVID-19 pandemic prompted a unique appreciation for the joys we experience while sharing our talents and hobbies. The South Carolina State Library invites students to enter the Make My Mark bookmark contest to showcase their creativity and love for stories.
Last month, I wrote about leadership during the pandemic, feelings of anxiety during this period of stress, and the need to balance ourselves and support each other. Those feelings of anxiety and stress have been amplified in the last week. This month, I intend to write about what libraries can do to promote change in their communities.