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Every day, people of all ages and backgrounds from rural, suburban and urban communities across the country turn to their libraries to find jobs or go online, to get help with homework or complex research projects, to start on a business plan, connect with their kids or simply find a space to relax. For every person who loves libraries, there is a story about what the library means to them. We want to collect and share those stories. Is the library important to you? Do you have a story to tell? Share it here.

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  • Share what your library means to you. Limit to 2,000 characters (about 300 words)
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  • Only your first name, library name, and city and state will be published with your story.
  • We ask for your email address so we can follow up with you if we need additional information. It will not be shared.
  • Your address will not be displayed, or shared, but it will help us make your story searchable by Legislative district in the future.
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