Executive Director Jason Kuhl is quoted in The New York Times in an article today “Libraries See Opening as Bookstores Close.” Kuhl states “A library has limited shelf space, so you almost have to think of it as a store, and stock it with the things that people want.”
At Arlington Heights Memorial Library, we are changing the library to respond to the way customers are using the library in our renovation which is currently underway. In January we will unveil our new Marketplace, and it will be the library’s centerpiece. It is where you’ll find the things you want the most - like our expanded selection of the newest and most popular books, arranged so you can easily find what you are looking for.
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