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CPLA Spring Workshops 2008

Saturday, March 1, 2008

San Mateo Public Library

Saturday, March 15, 2008

Orange Public Library and History Center

Susan Hildreth

"News from Sacramento"

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Featured Speaker Ken Haycock

"New views on advocacy for trustees and commissioners."
Ken is the Director of the San Jose State University, School of Library and Information Science.

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2007 Workshops

The good news is that libraries are alive and thriving. Even though in most if not all local jurisdictions, library services are completely discretionary, the community is very aware of the value of libraries and continues to support them. But we continue to have many funding challenges. Here are some highlights of the history of public libraries in California...