Reflections on Opioid Crisis Town Hall
In collaboration with the Public Library Association, WebJunction hosted the Opioid Crisis Town Hall: Library Needs and Responses, on September 12, 2017 (see Town Hall Summary). Three months following the event, we surveyed participants, asking them to reflect on how the session has impacted their work and how their libraries are responding to this issue. The 97 survey responses are summarized here to provide additional insight into library needs and responses to the opioid crisis.
The summary shows the range of what libraries are thinking and doing, from contending with fear/aversion to doing deeply embedded work in their community.... Read more