If Not For Libraries: Authors on the Importance of Public Libraries

By Carrie McBride, Communications
April 26, 2023

Not surprisingly, writers are big believers in and boosters of libraries, often because they made a direct impact on their own lives. Below are just a few examples of authors who have spoken or written about their love of and gratitude for libraries and how these spaces and the people who work in them set them on the path to being a writer. We've also included a link to one of their works...which may not exist were it not for a library.