Library Funding in Jeopardy

A recent survey reveals what patrons love about CCPL: helpful, books, service, friendly, nice, staff, materials

MO Secretary of State, Jay Ashcroft, says that libraries "expand opportunity and unleash potential" in their communities. This year, funding for Missouri libraries faces deep cuts at both the state and federal levels. State funding, through the state library, and federal funding, through the IMLS, helps libraries provide adequate internet connections, materials, and many other services that our communities need.