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A grayscale photo of an exasperated-looking girl

Libraries are starting to re-open. Are you ready? Not even a little bit, says library director Chelsea Price.

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A photo of a child drawing a picture titled "Stay home"

Donna Mignardi and Jennifer Sturge share what they've learned about school library programming in a pandemic.

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A child hanging a painting of a rainbow on the inside of a window

With most libraries closed and patrons stuck at home, it may take new strategies to reach your patrons.

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Picture of girl doing schoolwork on a computer.

How can we utilize the online tools we might already know how to use for programming during the COVID-19 pandemic?

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Photo of a young boy playing outside.
Blog by Noah Lenstra

Noah Lenstra explores multi-sectoral coalitions and how libraries can play an important part in the health of their communities.

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A woman wearing a mask reading on a park bench

People rarely call in the humanities experts during times of crisis — but libraries are doing exactly that.

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A carrot-shaped cutout against a background with the words "Carrot's in a Pickle"
Blog by Jenn Carson

Follow these steps to create original digital stories to share online or as a fun workshop for families.

Kingsessing branch managers from 1985 to the present celebrate 100 years.
Kingsessing branch managers from 1985 to the present celebrate 100 years.

For its anniversary, the Philadelphia library hosted a Fine Forgiveness Week. Now the entire Free Library of Philadelphia system is fine-free.