While the Friends are quick to point out that libraries are vital resources within our communities, it is clear that library patrons and supporters around the state recognize this as well.
Check out this Columbus Dispatch editorial. It reminds us that, indeed, citizens do take great pride in their local libraries and appreciate the value and services they provide.
And it is more than just lip service. That sentiment was confirmed at the voting booth on May 4 when 86 percent of all library levies were successful in gaining voter support.
Keep supporting your public library!