The author talks about the need for public library board directors to create new measures to address the current economic crisis and its possible impact on the profession. The author states two measures public libraries must create, such boosting educational and literacy attainment and improving labor force skills. he author also asserts that board directors must show voters, officials, leaders and the public how the library helps everyone.
Miller, Ellen G.
"Hard Times = A New Brand of Advocacy,"
Georgia Library Quarterly: Vol. 46
, Article 3.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.kennesaw.edu/glq/vol46/iss1/3