Providing access to information is one mission of libraries and librarians. Programs and outreach are important aspects of accomplishing this mission. The implementation of the bookmobile program in the United States in the early 1900s provided access to those who couldn’t easily travel to a library. There are many people, then and now, who struggle to access libraries and the valuable resources libraries provide. Those people are the benefiters of the utilization of this innovative idea. Bookmobiles were valuable programs in the early 1900s and continue to be a useable and needed program today.
Hunnicutt, R. J. (2021). Providing Access with Bookmobiles: A Chapter in the History of Georgia Libraries. Georgia Library Quarterly, 58(3). Retrieved from https://digitalcommons.kennesaw.edu/glq/vol58/iss3/7