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California’s Budget for 2012-2013 has NO library funding!

National Library Week is April 8-14, and I jump-started my celebration by sending eight advocacy letters to Members of the Senate and Assembly Budget Subcommittees on Education Finance, who in the coming weeks will be discussing Governor Brown’s proposed budget. … Continue reading

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Update on the California Budget Crisis and Library Funding

In July I wrote an update regarding the 2011-2012 California State budget crisis and how it is affecting state funding of critical library programs that serve our state’s most vulnerable citizens (http://wp.me/p1w9Ey-7Q).  This update shows where things stand as of November. At … Continue reading

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Packing for Mars by Mary Roach — One City One Book 2011

The San Francisco Public Library’s One City One Book program is under way and this year’s book, Packing for Mars, by Bay Area author Mary Roach is like a backstage pass to the drama that is space travel! A fabulous … Continue reading

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