The Bates Hall reading room at the Central Library of Boston Public Library.

The Bates Hall reading room at the Central Library of Boston Public Library.

Americans are turning to public libraries in record numbers for free access to resources, but many states have cut their funding. The challenges and changing roles for U.S. libraries.

Guests

  • Camila Alire president, American Library Association.
  • John Hill president of the D.C. Public Libraries Board of Trustees; CEO of the Federal City Council.
  • Sari Feldman executive director, Cuyahoga County (Ohio) Public Library; president, Public Library Association.

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Role Of Music In Presidential Campaigns

Thursday, Sep 03 2015Presidential candidates today frequently use popular pieces of music as campaign "theme songs" often without approval from the musicians themselves. But using music on the campaign trail is not a modern phenomenon: it goes back to our earliest presidential elections.