Authors, librarians, booksellers and others are coming together to try to avoid the closing of a possible 1,000 libraries.
"Forty per cent of the UK population uses public libraries and millions of people rely on them. We're trying to get out a strong statement about the value of public libraries to key decision-makers in local government who don't necessarily appreciate them and sometimes see them as a soft touch."Whether you live in the US, the UK, or elsewhere, I think we should all support our libraries. For some, they are the only access people have to books.