Memphis Public Libraries awarded second national medal

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 25, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: May 25, 2021 4:00 AM CT

The honor marks the second medal for the Memphis library system. The first was in 2007, making Memphis Public Libraries the first ever two-time recipient of the award.


Memphis Public Libraries National Medal for Museum and Library Service Institute of Museum and Library Services.

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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.