Wyoming library system http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Long-time Albany County librarian retires http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/long-time-albany-county-librarian-retires <p>At the end of the month, Susan Simpson will retire from her post as Albany County Librarian. Simpson has worked in the state for more than three decades, and she says she’s proud of the Wyoming library system’s cooperative network.</p><p><strong>“I was on a bus in Boston Massachusetts at a conference and I had my name tag on, and woman said to me, ‘Oh, you’re from Wyoming! I wish we did what you did!’ And I don’t remember where she was from, but it’s a very common response.”</strong></p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 13:57:55 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 34484 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Long-time Albany County librarian retires State Librarian says libraries are keeping up with the times but fear budget cuts http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/state-librarian-says-libraries-are-keeping-times-fear-budget-cuts <p>The Wyoming library system has been working hard to keep up with residents’ needs in the digital age, but they might have some trouble if the legislature approves sweeping budget cuts in January. Wyoming Public Radio’s Rebecca Martinez spoke with Wyoming State Librarian Lesley Boughton about it. Boughton says she says the Wyoming library system works well because of how it was created.</p> Fri, 14 Dec 2012 23:17:07 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 34083 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org State Librarian says libraries are keeping up with the times but fear budget cuts