Having a daughter who is a librarian means I pay a lot more attention to the subject of libraries, natch. I just read an article about a woman in Portland who brings the library to the homeless, courtesy of her bike and a basket of books. What a great idea!
Libraries are the final frontier of freedom in this country, I always say.
They're the ultimate defenders of the First Amendment.
Here's the full article: http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Making-a-difference/Change-Agent/2011/0810/Laura-Moulton-brings-books-to-the-homeless-by-bike