Across North America, public libraries are stepping up as leaders of democracy and civic engagement in their communities. In the lead up to ULC’s 2022 Annual Forum: Creating a Place for Democracy, ULC is spotlighting those courageous leaders in our Faces of Democracy campaign.
Discover how Austin Public Library launched Banned Camp — a series of free events for the Austin community to come together, engage with books that have been banned or challenged and be part of the conversation around the freedom to read.
Discover how Lexington Public Library's is combatting food insecurity due to the COVID-19 pandemic head on.
Discover why the public library is one of the strongest indicators of a well-built civil society and a flourishing democracy.
Discover how Toledo Lucas County Public Library's "Better Toledo: A Series" commits itself to the betterment of their community.
Learn how museums and libraries can collaborate to enhance community services, improve social wellbeing and provide hands-on learning opportunities.
Discover how ULC, our partners and our member libraries are celebrating Summer Learning Week 2022.
Check out 2,100 square feet of space in The Kitchen, housed inside EPL's Stanley A. Milner Library, which offers patrons learning opportunities for health, nutrition and food literacy.
San Francisco Public Library and the National Park Service have forged a strong partnership to increase access and awareness of parks and libraries for all.
Library leaders from 19 ULC member libraries across North America convened in Cleveland, Ohio to share and discuss how public libraries can continuously enhance their role as valuable partners and leaders within the community.