Saturday, June 18, 2011
Ebooks, Netflix, and Library Building Projects (Part 58: Kent Branch Library, Toledo-Lucas County Public Library)
Kent Branch renovation to last until Nov. (FoxToledo.com, 6/17/2011)
Excerpt: Toledo's Kent Branch library on Collingwood Boulevard is getting a facelift.
The $2 million federal grant upgrade will change it into a computer resource center so more library patrons can have access to the Internet.
"We're going from 25 computers to over 100 so it is quite dramatic," said Margaret Danzinger, Toledo-Lucas County Public Library. "However, even 100 computers isn't enough to serve a community that needs access to the Internet."
Kent Branch to close for $3M renovation. (Toledo Blade, 11/10/2010)