Mission Critical: School Libraries More Valuable Than Communities Perceive

Across the US, schools just finished celebrating National Library Week, which took place this year from April 13-19. It’s a critical time for school libraries, as districts are scrutinizing their budgets more closely than ever before, looking for dollars to trim. Libraries may have been celebrated last week, but many library professionals believe the institutions…

How to Track eBook Lending in Libraries

Libraries are undergoing transformation and have been for some time. Over the past few years, the demand for eBooks and eReaders has significantly increased as a result of not only technological factors, but also economic, social and legal factors. The digital shift This shift is nothing new in 2014. According to Pew Research, the number…