Here’s a great story about one enterprising young library patron who really knows what it means to support his Wisconsin library, the Franklin Public Library. Justin Weis tells the story in his own words:
Paul Waelchli, information literacy and instruction librarian at Wisconsin's St. Norbert College, is focused on using video games as a new electronic method of education and showing the positive upside these games can play in the learning process.
Reference librarians in the nation’s public and academic libraries answer nearly 5.7 million questions weekly. Standing single file, the line of questioners would span from Long Island, New York, to Juneau, Alaska.
ALA Office for Research & Statistics, ALA Public Information Office