Cultivating a reporter’s interest in a story about your public library can be challenging. For one thing, changes in the media industry have made it harder to be heard. There are fewer…
On July 27, Stephanie Hoopes, Ph.D., and Molly Rennie from United Way’s ALICE Project presented a webinar for librarians about their research on a segment of the population that is employed but struggling to make ends meet.
The growing “gig economy” is shaping the workforce, not just in the United States but internationally as well. With no signs of decline in the near future, libraries must start to address the needs of these independent workers, also known as freelancers.