Monthly Archives: June 2014

A Tale of Two Libraries

The Oregon State Library Board held its regular meeting at the Monroe Community Library, a branch of the Corvallis-Benton County Library, last Friday. The new library opened almost exactly one year ago. Although we can’t afford to do it for … Continue reading

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Statistical Snippets

The Institute of Museum and Library Services has released two reports in the last several days that have interesting data about both State Libraries and public libraries. The first is the State Library Administrative Agency (SLAA) Report Fiscal Year 2012. … Continue reading

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A Visit to the State Library

A couple of years ago the crack library development services team instituted a new library directors “meet and tour”. Over the years there has been discussion about how to engage and orient new library directors to the mysteries of the … Continue reading

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