Media Mentions



USA Today: "Internet Attracts Job Seekers to the Library"

All Tech Considered, NPR blog: "Public Library Survey Reveals Bandwidth Issues, Job-Search Importance"

Future Tense, American Public Media: "Libraries and the Unemployed"

Library Journal: "As libraries face fiscal squeeze and delay computer improvements, online access to job search, e-government needed more"

Reuters: Libraries on Frontline of Connecting Americans With Online Government, Job Resources"

American Society for Public Administration's PA Times In Down Economy, Libraries Connect Americans with Online Government, Job Resources ( p.1, lower half of page; PDF)

Public Library Association blog: "In down economy, libraries are on frontline of connecting Americans with online government, job resources"

Dallas Morning News: "Many job seekers in Dallas County head to the library first"

KLTV: "East Texans turn to library for job search help"

Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel: "Checking out what's next: Role of libraries changes as economy sputters"

Governing: "Online at the Library"

American City & County: "Public Libraries are Internet Hotspots, According to study" "ALA Study Finds Public Libraries Often the Primary, Perhaps Only Source of Free Internet Access for Communities"

DaniWeb Community: "Libraries Often Only Source of Free Internet"

School Library Journal: "Digital Resources for Kids Suffer in Tough Times" 

International City/County Management Association: "Study Finds Increased Job-seeking, E-government Use in Libraries"




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