It’s all about the Bejamins

27 Apr
A sad story for book lovers and library fans from the LA TImes:FRANKLIN, Mass. — A hand-carved sign here proudly touts Franklin as "home of the first public library." But budget worries threaten to close the collection founded more than 200 years ago with a gift from Benjamin Franklin. The crunch is so severe that last week, reference librarian Vicki Buchanio wondered: "How much do you think we could get for that sign on EBay?" (Read More)

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