another state library in trouble

Massachusetts Governor Patrick is contemplating “closing the State Library of Massachusetts as a cost-saving measure.” People who want to show their support for the library remaining open can sign their petition

One Response to “another state library in trouble”

  1. Emily Says:

    Have you heard about this Purdue librarian?

    News brief:
    http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2009/11/13/purdue

    His blog: (warning, uber-conservative)
    http://townhall.com/youropinion/comments.aspx?g=4f722e21-4188-418c-b4ef-c9d26e7e7f4a

    Everyone is entitled to their freedom of speech – sure – but I want to know how this particular librarian is going to serve patrons who have questions about content areas he disagrees with! Or if he will steer them towards materials that support his perspectives!??