Library Advocates

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The American Library Association's Washington Office tumblr. We post about federal policies that affect libraries, including copyright, privacy and access. We also post about ebooks and, admittedly, the occasional library fluff.

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Posts tagged Free for All documentary

Mar 4


From an award-winning Oscar-nominated film team comes a new documentary exploring why Americans are using public libraries more than ever before—and the high stakes for democracy if libraries become extinct.

Really looking forward to seeing this in its entirety.  Check it out.

Yes! Many people already recognize the incredible value of libraries, but, for those who don’t, hearing the stories of libraries helping the public is crucial.