Libraries tout economic returns
Nine library systems in Butler, Clermont, Hamilton and Warren counties released a report Wednesday showing residents got an economic benefit of $3.81 for every $1 spent on libraries in 2005. [emphasis mine]
This was the first study that attempted to put a dollar figure on the value of public libraries in Southwest Ohio.
Read the full story in today's Cincinnati Enquirer.
Another interesting note: the entrepreneur that we interviewed and highlighted for our latest ad, Sam Holman, has recently had another interesting, out-of-the-box idea. It just goes to show, you start to change the world and then it seems, you just can't help yourself!