National Library Week is April 13-19, 2014

Hug a Library WorkerJoin us in celebrating National Library Week! This year  the theme is “Lives Change @ Your Library.”

In the mid 1950’s, worried that Americans were spending less on books and more on televisions, the American Library Association (ALA) and its sponsors decided to annually observe National Library Week. The ALA believed “that once people were motivated to read, they would support and use libraries.” Each April since 1958, the ALA and libraries across the country have observed and participated in National Library week.

 

 

About Heidi Ziemer

Instructional and Outreach Services Librarian at Albright College Library
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