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Libraries will always be the place to be [Commentary]

Libraries will always be the place to be [Commentary]

As your stereotypical bookworm-y kid, I used to love going to the library growing up. In elementary school, I checked out so many books that I had to set a limit just so I wouldn't be overwhelmed carrying them all and they wouldn't take up a ton of space in my room. I think the limit I set was 20, which sounds insane today. Adults never seem to read as much as little kids, even ones who are still pretty voracious readers. As far as I can remember, the library was always a popular place to be, and, as my editor Allan Vought recently noted, they still are. Harford County's branches have gotten more than 1.8 million walk-in visits this fiscal year, according to his article....