News and Updates

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New School Year: Support Your School Librarians

Whether your 2019-2020 school year started in August or it's just getting underway now that Labor Day is behind us, we need your help to focus on the future of school library funding.


amethyst. – New Play by 2019 Artist in Residence Premiers September 7 & 8

EveryLibrary is proud to showcase our 2019 Artist in Residence Brandon Monokian's new play amethyst. on Saturday, September 7 and Sunday, September 8 at the Philly Fringe Festival. Tickets are on sale now ($5) for both performances.


Library News Rodeo 8/14/2019

Campaign Updates

We have helped three libraries win at the ballot box since our last newsletter. Check out their stories below!


A Win For Twin Lakes Libraries!

Throughout the last month your donations have helped us provide pro-bono support to the Friends of the Mary Vinson Memorial Library in their efforts to advocate for continued funding for their library.


Wins for Libraries in Spokane County and Pend Oreille County

We are thrilled to report two Election Day wins for libraries yesterday.


Wins for Libraries in Spokane County and Pend Oreille County

Being active nationally and engaged locally for libraries is the core of our work.  If you believe like we do that any library ballot measure anywhere matters, please take the next step and donate to support our work today. Spokane County and Pend Oreille County are our 103rd and 104th campaigns. Since 2012 we have helped libraries secure over $1.8 billion in stable tax funding for their operations, collections, programs, services, and buildings.  Can you help us help the next few libraries on the ballot by donating today


A Win For Twin Lakes Libraries!

Throughout the last month your donations have helped us provide pro-bono support to the Friends of the Mary Vinson Memorial Library in their efforts to advocate for continued funding for their library.


Library News Rodeo 7/31/19: Fund Libraries Edition

Fundlibraris.org has been live for just about 45 days and we have seen incredible support for campaigns housed on the platform.


Nancy Pearl Interview with the Kitchen Sisters

She’s been called “one of the 10 coolest librarians alive.” She’s the best selling author of Book Lust: Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment and Reason, and a regular commentator about books on NPR’s Morning Edition. She’s the creator of the much loved and imitated If All Seattle Read the Same Book project, encouraging everyone in the city to read the same book at the same time. And then, of course, there’s the Nancy Pearl Librarian Action Figure with amazing push-button shushing action.


Library News Rodeo 7/5/2019

Friday Thoughts:

Libraries matter more, not less, in a digital age.