If your library does Food for Fines — letting customers pay down overdue fees by donating boxed or canned food and/or personal care items — or you're thinking of starting it, these responses to an ALA Think Tank Facebook group post
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Take a look at this 3-minute video to see how Heather Johnson's took her library's adult book club "to the people", where three bars have become venues for drinks and discussions. You can watch the video embedded below or at the Wisconsin Public Television website. Found at Wisconsin Public Television's Wisconsin Life tumblr, with a hat tip to Mark Arend.
Did you know that 92% of people trust recommendations from friends and family more than any other form of advertising? It's something called Word of Mouth Marketing, and it's about "harnessing the power of people to build brand awareness." [source: WOMMApedia] The Princeton (WI) Public Library does a great j