“Though Philadelphia‘s public library services recently landed on the chopping block, the city’s public school students have watched school library services dwindle for years.
Today, more than half of the district’s 281 schools have no library staff. In one region, it’s up to 78 percent.”
“Lots of the failing schools have no librarian or no library,” Malloy told the Inquirer.
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