It’s National Library Week – let’s celebrate our ability thrive and provide great services to our patrons despite the challenges the economy has thrown at the states. This article has some sound strategies for making it work, no matter what comes your way. We don’t need superpowers, we’re Librarians!
by John J. DiGilio, National Manager of Research Services, Reed Smith LLP / Past-Chair of SLA’s Legal Division
“There can be no mistaking it – the last few years have been tough for libraries across the board. Public libraries, academic libraries, government, private sector … no one has been immune to the effects of the world’s faltering finances. It is a testament to our value and our ingenuity that we have survived and even managed to flourish under these more austere circumstances.”