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What do you think?
I understand the thinking about funding but if I came in on vacation to use the internet I’d turn and flee for sure! Hopefully, there’s an internet cafe nearby.
Update: Michael Sauers posts about the picture he took at the Marshall Public Library in Pocatello, ID! Take a look. He shares some great points. Thanks Michael!
Read the comments here as well… they are fascinating.
Update 2: The director comments at Michael’s blog: http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=5543214&postID=115561108774412256
The policy was put in place because the Marshall Public Library was being used by tourists to the extent that the taxpayers weren’t being accomodated. New hardware and software have since been installed which pretty much eliminate the problem, and we will be proposing the elimination of the policy at the September meeting of the Board of Trustees….