The Library Network http://michiganradio.org en Libraries feel strain of more readers, fewer resources http://michiganradio.org/post/libraries-feel-strain-more-readers-fewer-resources <p> People <a href="http://www.detnews.com/article/20110216/BIZ/102160379/Borders-files-for-bankruptcy--closing-4-stores-in-Michigan">losing their local Borders bookstore</a> may turn to their local library for books and DVD&rsquo;s. But that may put an even bigger strain on Michigan&rsquo;s already-struggling libraries. </p> <p> Libraries face a tough paradox. &nbsp;People tend to use them more when the economy is bad. But a bad economy also means they get fewer resources to work with.</p> Thu, 17 Feb 2011 01:30:42 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 1320 at http://michiganradio.org Libraries feel strain of more readers, fewer resources