Our Director was so excited over the Express/Self-Service Checkout demonstrations she saw at ALA this year that she has been wanting to do the same thing around here. So… !http://photos31.flickr.com/36296138_3379197fc5_m.jpg(ExpressCheck)!:http://www.flickr.com/photos/michaelkpate/sets/802323/ As you can see, we are just beginning to get started today. Reaction from the staff and our patrons has been quite positive. What this isn’t about is making do with less staff (we are actually going to be increasing one position when the new fiscal year begins in October). What this is about is improving the experience for anyone who wants to use library services. I can’t wait to see what things are like when we really get going.