Library Trends Relevant to Public Value
- Libraries and Information, Maine Policy Review. (2013) Vol. 22, Issue 1
- ALA releases 2014 State of America’s Libraries Report, ALA News (ALA American Library Association website)
- Pew Research Center: Libraries: This site has a series of survey-based reports on the way Americans use libraries.
- “From Awareness to Funding”: This report examines the community segments which are most likely to support the library financially and the reasons why. Among the key findings: The most frequent visitors to the library are not the most likely to support the library financially.
- “The Future Of Libraries: Beginning the Great Transformation” by Thomas Frey.
- What to expect from libraries in the 21st century: Pam Sandilands Smith at TEDxMileHigh.