Bright Spot of the Day.
Scholastic reported on a new survey in which 75 percent of kids between the ages of 5 and 17 agreed with the statement "No matter what I can do online, I'll always want to read books printed on paper," and 62 percent said they "prefer reading a book that is printed on paper over reading books on a handheld device or computer."
About the photo: "Where Do I Begin?" by Angela Madonia, Jervis Public Library, Rome, NY. Honorable Mention in the Beyond Words: Celebrating America's Libraries Photo Contest.