Laura Bush Foundation for Libraries Off To Strong Start

Gary D. Price, The Virtual Acquisition Shelf and News Desk Guy, sent over This AP Story that says One year after launching a foundation to buy books for
America\’s libraries, first lady Laura Bush said Tuesday that she\’s off to a $5
million start — with help from her mother-in-law.

Mrs. Bush said the donations will help expand the collections of neglected
libraries “from fact and fiction to periodicals and prize-winning books.\’\’

“… And the wonderful thing is, once a child learns to use a library, the
doors to learning are always open.\’\’