Check out this amazing 15 minute documentary about the Oakland Public Library: Beyond the Book Shelf. Including interviews with staff and patrons, the filmmakers show the library as an "emerging tool in the community." This film is the creation of incredibly talented library staff, and it deserves to be shared with everyone.
What do you think? What has the library done for you? What do you see as the library's role in the community? Check out what these people had to say and comment to add to the conversation!