Lisa Rosenblum

Lisa Rosenblum is the director of the King County Library System.

Despite COVID-19, King County libraries still put on a show

Guest column from Lisa Rosenblum.

 

KCLS is stepping up its commitment to patrons

KCLS is stepping up its commitment to patrons

KCLS has expanding its online resources so patrons can continue to learn, build skills, stay entertained and remain mentally and physically active amid the pandemic.

 

KCLS: Much to celebrate from 2019 and in the year ahead

KCLS: Much to celebrate from 2019 and in the year ahead

A column from the King County Library System.

 

King County Library System: continuing to build connections in 2020

King County Library System: continuing to build connections in 2020

From a green initiative, to census 2020 work, to an increasing emphasis on STEM, there is a lot on KCLS’s horizon.

King County Library System: continuing to build connections in 2020
Taking time to say thank you to our supporters

Taking time to say thank you to our supporters

As the holidays approach, I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you to King County residents for making KCLS one of the… Continue reading

Taking time to say thank you to our supporters
KCLS explores the artificial intelligence frontier

KCLS explores the artificial intelligence frontier

The library system will look at the feasibility of an AI application for library users.

KCLS explores the artificial intelligence frontier
Libraries are welcoming spaces for everyone

Libraries are welcoming spaces for everyone

This year, Welcoming Week is Sept. 13-22 and KCLS will offer a variety of programs that affirm one’s sense of belonging.

Libraries are welcoming spaces for everyone
Publisher’s decision to limit eBook access is bad news for library patrons

Publisher’s decision to limit eBook access is bad news for library patrons

What’s at stake is the issue of digital equity and access.

Publisher’s decision to limit eBook access is bad news for library patrons
KCLS forges partnerships for broader public benefit

KCLS forges partnerships for broader public benefit

Partnerships make it possible for KCLS to serve a broader range of people, while stretching tax dollars.

KCLS forges partnerships for broader public benefit
Summertime opportunities to read, learn and grow

Summertime opportunities to read, learn and grow

A monthly column about King County libraries.

Summertime opportunities to read, learn and grow
KCLS fosters connections with governments and advocates | Book Nook

KCLS fosters connections with governments and advocates | Book Nook

A monthly column from the director of the King County Library System.

KCLS fosters connections with governments and advocates | Book Nook
Libraries as entrepreneurial hubs | Book Nook

Libraries as entrepreneurial hubs | Book Nook

KCLS offers various resources for individuals looking to take control of their economic success.

Libraries as entrepreneurial hubs | Book Nook
Why public libraries matter more than ever in the information age | Book Nook

Why public libraries matter more than ever in the information age | Book Nook

Public libraries are places that are free and welcoming to people of all backgrounds.

Why public libraries matter more than ever in the information age | Book Nook
A new year at KCLS | Guest editorial

A new year at KCLS | Guest editorial

Library director recounts successes of first year at helm.

A new year at KCLS | Guest editorial
Five stars, best books and a commitment to intellectual freedom

Five stars, best books and a commitment to intellectual freedom

KCLS was named a Five Star Library, which recognizes the services it provides to the community.

Five stars, best books and a commitment to intellectual freedom
School is back in session and KCLS is ready to help | Guest editorial

School is back in session and KCLS is ready to help | Guest editorial

KCLS provides many services for students of all ages.

School is back in session and KCLS is ready to help | Guest editorial