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Discover how libraries of all sizes have successfully used Edge to advance key community outcomes.

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Clinton Public Library

Edge has enabled Clinton Public Library to serve the digital needs of their community by prioritizing the development of a more tech-savvy staff.

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Cedar Park Public Library

Edge has helped Cedar Park Public Library advocate for increased funding support, strengthen the accessibility of offerings and plan for continuous growth in its digital inclusion efforts.

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Durham County Library

Durham County Library used Edge to expand public internet access, strengthen library tech planning and secure funding to better serve customers with motor and dexterity impairments.

Henderson County Public Library

Henderson County Public Library used Edge to better identify technology needs across the county and improve services for each of its unique populations. IT incorporated the Edge Action Plan into a larger systemwide action plan, first focusing on serving patrons with disabilities, then focusing on building partnerships with local organizations and finally seeking to improve services and programs offered to non-English speakers.

Indian Prairie Public Library

Since taking Edge, Indian Prairie Public Library has become seen in the community as an institution that leads and responds to citizens' technology needs. The library has identified foundational items that needed attention to support technology at the appropriate level to maintain this status, which is why the library has initiated an annual usage review of devices and wifi, as well as regularly performing speed tests and prioritizing network traffic.

Mascoutah Public Library

Mascoutah Public Library used Edge to update the library website, equip staff with laptops and employ individuals from a wide range of ages.

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Morgan County Library

Morgan County Library used Edge in order to help with technology planning, set priorities and apply for grants. In addition to this, the library works with the local government in order to improve digital literacy in the community, offering computer classes, developing programming, and assessing what the community thinks is most important.

Alexander County Library

Before using Edge, the library lacked the concrete data it needed to make a case for additional funding from the county. After the library began using Edge, it was able to show county commissioners how greater financial support could help the library to empower the community, leading to a greater budget as well as the county’s support in the library’s application for a Library Services and Technology Act grant.

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New Braunfels Public Library

Edge helped New Braunfels Public Library identify key service gaps and it provided the library with concrete data to use in requesting additional support from the local government. Using Edge also helped the library adjust its services and policies to better meet the needs of disabled patrons.