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Did You Know?Did You Know? - Browsing "library facts & quotes"

According to the American Library Association's Fact Sheet 1 of August 2010, there are approximately 122,101 libraries of all kinds ... [Read more]

"Investing in libraries is an investment in education and lifelong learning."

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"During tough economic times, people turn to libraries for their incredible array of free resources, from computers to books, DVDs ... [Read more]

Libraries are among the most effective of all public services, serving more than 2/3 of the public with less than ... [Read more]

Library use continues to rise -- public library visits exceed 1.3 billion, and libraries circulate more items than Fed Ex ... [Read more]

Nationally, the average user takes out more than seven books a year . . . but users turn to their ... [Read more]