Kate DiCamillo Named Young People’s Literature Ambassador

Kate DiCamillo will be traveling to libraries and schools in 2014, promoting her “Communities Engage In Reading Projects Together,” platform as the new Young People’s Literature Ambassador. Wouldn’t it be great if she came to Jamestown. It might happen if we let her know how we would love having her here. Post a comment if…
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Libraries Are Better Than….

The survey says,  http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2013/12/public-libraries-are-better-than-congress-baseball-and-apple-pie-say-americans/282312/ Public Libraries Are Better Than Congress, Baseball, and Apple Pie, Say Americans Public approval polls reveal the amazing truth! ROBINSON MEYER DEC 13 2013, 8:10 AM ET  Every so often, a grave and concerned person will ask (as, in fact, the New York Times asked last year): “Do We Still Need Libraries?” Hasn’t the Internet kind…
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In The News

The new library is in the news. A great letter of support from Phyllis Bratton, Library Director the University of Jamestown’s Raugust Library, was published in the Sun, http://www.jamestownsun.com/content/jamestown-needs-new-library-community And, MetroPlains, the Minneapolis real estate developer that has brought Jamestown  the James House and the Post House, has said they have a purchase agreement with Essentia…
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