Mary Beth Woodrow

Our country is made up of individual communities, each with its own needs that can be as unique as the communities themselves. In the middle of all of these challenges, often in the very heart of our community, is a solution, a trusted institution that makes it its business to understand our needs: the library.

Librarians listen and respond to meet community needs. Libraries provide the space for diverse groups to come together for a common purpose, to tackle local issues. Librarians work with elected officials, small business owners, students, seniors and the public at large to discover what their community needs are and to meet them.

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