Why Public Libraries Matter: And How They Can Do More

As published by David Vinjamuri for Forbes

“I have often thought that nothing would do more extensive good at small expense than the establishment of a small circulating library in every county, to consist of a few well-chosen books, to be lent to the people of the country under regulations as would secure their safe return in due time.”

Thomas Jefferson – letter to John Wyche, 1809.

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