Use the library. Your taxes are paying for it, so take advantage of the free books and movies. Austin says that even her small library in Maryland’s rural Kent County offers DVDs, audio books, and free Internet service.
I wonder, does use of a Public Libraries increase when money is tight for Americans? I’ve always been a power user, so I know it’s not changing my usage, but what about everyone else?
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