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39% of Libraries Check-Out eReaders for Patrons

The American Library Association (ALA) has amplified its campaign for better digital book access, giving librarians a toolkit filled with tools for making people aware of the problem.

Below, we’ve included an infographic they created to show massive digital book growth at libraries, including the fact that 39 percent of libraries have eReaders available for check-out.

Here’s more from GalleyCat: “The American Library Association released an E-Book Media and Communications Toolkit, helping libraries campaign for digital book access. The package includes statistics, graphics, reporter contact advice, sample public service announcement scripts, and templates for writing op-eds and letters to the editor.”

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