Connections: Visions and challenges of public libraries in the 21st century
When you hear the word “library,” your first thought may be of books, but 21st century libraries are transforming into learning labs, technology centers, and community gathering places, where building engagement with patrons is a priority.
Our focus this hour is on public libraries and their vision for the future despite the challenges they face. How can libraries continue to provide valuable community services when securing funding is often a struggle? And how are libraries evolving to meet the changing needs of patrons, especially in today's technology-rich society? Our guests: