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By: Reading Rockets (2012)
Library Card Sign-up Month is a time to remind parents and children that a library card is the most important school supply of all.

By: American Library Association (2000)
From preserving our past to breaking down boundaries, libraries serve to improve our democracy and our lives. Learn twelve ways they improve our country in this tribute to libraries.

"You may have tangible wealth untold. Caskets of jewels and coffers of gold. Richer than I you can never be — I had a mother who read to me." — Strickland Gillilan