Vernon Library Supplies has announced a grant opportunity to support programs designed “to help new immigrants achieve English literacy and proficiency.” Potential applicants should review the announcement and the application guidelines. Libraries and…
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.