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Public Libraries: How Relevant Are They?

A recent episode of Wisconsin Public Radio’s Kathleen Dunn Show discussed the relevancy of public libraries in today’s world. Through interviews with Wisconsin Library Directors Paula Kiley and Kelly Krieg-Sigman, Dunn examined how libraries are being used by their communities and how this has changed over time.

Telling the Story of the Public Library

If there was a buzz word surrounding libraries in 2012, it would have to be “relevance.” Libraries are relevant—we know that every time we look at our statistics and see the increases in circulation, computer use, and visitors. Relevance is not the challenge for libraries. Telling our story is our biggest challenge.