Association of American University Presses

Rated an Outstanding Title by the Association of American University Presses:

“This book, with its well-written narratives and understandable graphics, is a clear concise picture of our communities. Useful for a variety of research purposes, this holistic look at the country should be required reading for the current administration and public policy makers.”

—Karen Pangallo, American Association of School Librarians. 

“I highly recommend this book for all public libraries.”

— Tina Maria Beaird, Public Libraries Association