Uncertainty around sources of funding may have your library worried about spending money on new tools, including — and perhaps especially — software. Read on for three creative ways to extend your library budget for these integral tools that can help you boost circulation and event attendance, expand your services and manage your resources.
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Find fun ways to bring patrons into your library to celebrate Children’s Book Week, including ideas for intergenerational and interactive programming and tips for keeping the fun going year-round.
Health literacy is a hot topic right now, and public libraries are embracing this as an opportunity to offer a unique value to their communities. Start with this list of reputable resources that can help your library improve your community’s health and health literacy.
Have you been thinking about how you can best serve your adult population with their health needs? Learn from Marghi Merzenich of Posit Science about where brain health fits in when talking about overall health, as well as the importance of living a brain-healthy lifestyle now.
[Press Release] Demco Software has partnered with the U.S. Department of Defense through the libraries of the Air Force, Army, Navy and Marines to provide BrainHQ™ online brain training to members of the armed services.
Many community members are unaware of the wealth of resources available through their local library. Read on for three tips for libraries looking to leverage open houses to drive community engagement.
To help drive awareness and improve their community members’ brain health, Sterling Heights Public Library had a big idea — a yearlong Exercise Your Brain initiative, consisting of a collection of health and wellness programs designed to enhance and promote brain health.
[Press Release] A newly published 10-year study funded by the National Institutes of Health shows that the brain training software offered exclusively to libraries by Demco Software reduces the risk of dementia.
[Press Release] Demco Software announced it has partnered with the Library of Michigan to boost reader engagement and reading program enrollment with Wandoo Reader. More than just a summer reading management tool, Wandoo Reader enhances learning with a powerful, game-like experience.
Learn how Lexington Public Library (KY) developed community engagement initiatives that reach community members outside library walls.