Stats Show Libraries Increasingly Popular

Public library directors report increased circulation, program attendance, and computer use, says a recent article in the Boston Globe. “Area directors say they have also seen growth in ways not measured by circulation, like use of public computers and attendance at library programs. “We’re busier than ever,” said Beth Mazin, assistant director of Andover’s Memorial Hall Library. “Our library is jammed with people.”

For more on this story go the Boston Globe online at:
http://www.boston.com/news/globe/?p1=Header_BostonGlobe

Or the article at:
Good circulation…Internet helps libraries, despite predictions it would spell the end
http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2007/07/29/good_circulation/

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