community needs

Library Outreach on a Shoestring: Advice from the Christian County Library

The Christian County Library in Missouri couldn't fix their underfunding, but could get free publicity.
Ozark, Missouri
Katy Pattinson

Katy Pattison is used to making do. Christian County Library, in the heart of Missouri's Ozark Mountains, gets about two-thirds less funding than an average Missouri library. That's why Katy had to find innovative (and inexpensive) ways to keep her library relevant and in high demand.


The People Business

One Library Stays Embedded, Involved, and Connected
Libertyville, Illinois
Stephen Kershner

Planning Makes Perfect

How a library IT Manager supports her system’s computers today, while keeping an eye on the future
Burlington, KY
Michelle Foster