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Conversation in Civic Innovation: Libraries as Drivers of Civic Engagement

January 16, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Alongside the firehouse, schools and town hall, libraries have always been anchor civic buildings in our communities. And once as the center for books and research, libraries now play a critical role are reinventing themselves as civic institutions appropriate to the dynamic needs of the 21st century. And at a time when information is broadly available through our phones and computers, identifying trusted sources for information is in high demand.

Join us at District Hall for a discussion on libraries as drivers of civic engagement, covering the following topics:

The role of space and place;
The role of data and technology;
The shift of offerings;
The role of libraries in maintaining equitable access to key resources.