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2014 Legislative Agenda and more

With input from the library community and residents, the MBLC has created the 2014 Legislative Agenda. The MBLC uses the Legislative Agenda to help state officials understand the needs of the libraries and the residents they serve.  To request copies please email Celeste Bruno.

2014 PRINTABLE Legislative Agenda: Single sheet and easy to print, it Highlights FY2014 funding priorities and provides a snapshot of the eBook need and compelling statistics. To request copies email Celeste Bruno

tumblr: Residents are posting comments about why they need their libraries.  Include the link on your library's website or Facebook so that your patrons can easily contribute.

In Demand, Under Pressure B/W graphic: when using this graphic, please credit its designer Cameron Hedderig, Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School

In Demand, Under Pressure graphic: Text graphic for use in creating your own flyers.

Libraries are busy places: selection of photos (40) from libraries across the Commonwealth.

Library Squeeze graphic: Picture graphic that includes the text, In Demand, Under Pressure for use in creating your own flyers.

Library Squeeze graphic: Picture graphic without text.

We all need libraries! video: See how libraries stack up against  Massachusetts championship sports teams. Share the link on your library's Facebook page/website.

Cooperative Library Services graphic: The "wheel" that shows how the library community works together to provide services to residents. 

State Aid public library statistics

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