In this time of extreme budget cuts and moratoriums on government spending at any level, the public doesn't seem to understand the effect this will have on their libraries. If they do, there is still a prevailing perception that "we don't need libraries any more, we've got the internet." Here is a video that helps illustrate the power and value of libraries in a way that the public, your county boards, municipal councils, etc can understand. Please share.
The Power of Libraries