As The Page Turns

The J. Robert Jamerson Memorial Library had the honor and privilege of being asked to submit a blog post for “The UncommonWealth -  Voices of the Library of Virginia.”

The UncommonWealth shares what the Library of Virginia does, why they do it, and how their efforts relate to current issues and events. In addition to their intriguing collections and groundbreaking projects, they spotlight public libraries, staff members, and specialized professions.

Oct. 13th, was Jamerson Library’s turn to be in the spotlight with the submission “Hopping the Pond: A Sister Library in England” written by Library Director Diana Harvey and Public Services Specialist Katharine Bloodworth. To view this article please visit:

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