10 ways public libraries help build social capital

  1. Provide access to information and assistance in finding information to build a better informed community
  2. Provide training  in seeking information to build a more self-cufficient community
  3. Provide recreational material to build a happier engaged community
  4. Provide equitable access to virtual communities to build a connected community
  5. Provide training to build a community which has a voice using all communication channels
  6. Provide opportunity to access electronic servicse to build a serviced community
  7. Provide a safe and pleasant environment to visit to build a supportive community
  8. Provide a safe venue to meet with others to build a connected community
  9. Provide trusted advice to build an informed and trusting community
  10. Provide training and access to training to build a community that is learning