Speak up for your Library January news

Did you get a new e-reader (Kindle, Nook, etc.) for Christmas? Check out the library’s ebooks. You can reach them two ways, through the library’s catalog http://catalog.winnefox.org/ or through the WPLC Overdrive page http://dbooks.wplc.info/

The 2014 Wisconsin Library Association Legislative Day will be Tuesday 11 February. This is the time when library advocates and supporters from around the state meet with legislators in Madison. A good turnout is always important. Please consider attending. The information page and a registration form can be found at http://wla.wisconsinlibraries.org/legislative/legislative-day.

Americans are using their public library more than ever before, but overall funding is down. And many libraries have been forced to cut hours, programs and staff, and even close their doors. You can help. Familiarize yourself with some common myths about library funding: http://tinyurl.com/6wfyvtu

Check out the Library Value Calculator at http://sql.winnefox.org/winnefox/roi.html