Naming Opportunities For New Library

As the fundraising continues on the new library building, the Library Foundation has announced opportunities for individuals and companies to attach their name to the project. Gifts can be made over a five-year period and giving can be deferred anytime within the five years for naming opportunities. All gifts must be paid in full by … Continue reading Naming Opportunities For New Library

Aberdeen’s New Library Open House

Aberdeen’s New Library Open House! Come on out to the library located at 519 Kline St. on Tuesday, July 21st and Wednesday, July 22nd between 4:00-6:00 pm. There will be floor and design plans shown of the new library for the community to be able to come in and look at. Along with that, there will … Continue reading Aberdeen’s New Library Open House

Libraries and Technology coming together

“Technology is not overtaking the library, it is joining it… There is no doubt that technology has had a lasting impact on libraries. Once thought to be going the way of traditional bookstores, libraries have rebounded and are thriving in a technology fueled world. With the help of innovation, re-imagination and vision, libraries are embracing … Continue reading Libraries and Technology coming together

Libraries Are Not Just For The Best Sellers: Reference Librarians

Check out this blog post that explains why libraries are not just for the best sellers and the importance of reference librarians in our libraries. “Get away from the top 10 best sellers and find something new… One recent Saturday morning I woke up and our toilet didn’t work. My first instinct was to get … Continue reading Libraries Are Not Just For The Best Sellers: Reference Librarians

Saving Our Public Libraries in a Paperless World

Just because our lives are becoming more and more focused on technology, does not mean that our libraries are becoming less important. Check out this article “Saving Our Public Libraries in a Paperless World” “Just because we can go paperless does not mean that we should… With all the emphasis lately on paperless, ebooks, the … Continue reading Saving Our Public Libraries in a Paperless World

We Can Not Lose Our Libraries

Libraries are a vital resource for many people. Not everyone has access to internet, books, quiet study spaces, etc at home. The library allows everyone free access to all of these; we can not lose our libraries. “If we are not careful we could lose much more than just a library building… Public libraries in … Continue reading We Can Not Lose Our Libraries