“Kids” These Days!

In case you haven’t heard about this recent Pew Report, let me do my part to make sure anyone who reads this blog is aware of it!  (Because I think it’s important news for libraries!)

A Pew Research Center report released June 25 found that among those 16-29 years old, 75 percent had read at least one print book in the last year, versus just 25 percent who had read at least one e-book. They also think that libraries should coordinate more with local schools, offer free literacy programs, have more comfortable spaces, and a bunch of other stuff.  They don’t seem to think libraries are a thing of the past.

Read more about it!

Female Teenager

Teenager (Photo credit: Jenn Durfey)

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