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Fines for overdue books to increase 67 percent in Jefferson County public libraries | al.com Sep 4, 2013

Jefferson County libraries accept food instead of fines in September  | al.com Sep 3, 2013

Birmingham-area libraries to unveil anthology about April 27, 2011, tornadoes with reading Tuesday | al.com April 25, 2013

VIEWPOINTS: JCLC libraries offer our society more than books | al.com Sep 16, 2012

Five percent of Whole Foods Market purchases to benefit Jefferson County Library Cooperative | al.com  Apr 04, 2012

Jefferson County, AL, Bankruptcy Cuts Library Funding | Library Journal Mar 2, 2012

Non-profit surviving without funding from Jefferson County | ABC33-40.com Dec 29, 2011 

YOUR VIEWS: Jefferson County has best library system in state; help keep it so | al.com Apr 30, 2011

State Cuts Continue Downward Trend for Library Budgets | cbs42.com Mar 30, 2011

Jeff. Co. Library Cooperative Fundraises to Save Services | cbs42.com Mar 29, 2011

E-book popularity growing in Jefferson County area libraries | al.com Feb 8, 2011

Jefferson County Commission finds budget future bleaker than it thought | al.com Jan 15, 2011

Jefferson County Library Co-op donations embraced to ease crunch | al.com Nov 22, 2010

Hundreds tour Digital Bookmobile in downtown Birmingham | al.com Oct 20, 2010

OUR VIEW: Birmingham Public Library launches a fundraising drive to make up for a serious budget shortfall, so let's be as generous as we can | al.com Sep 13, 2010

Jefferson County libraries offer e-books | al.com Aug 27, 2010

E-books coming to Jefferson County libraries | al.com Aug 3, 2010

One County, One Library Card... For Now | ABC33-40 Jul 16, 2010

Summertime, and the Reading's Easy | al.com Jul 12, 2010

YOUR VIEWS: Thanks to County Commission for supporting libraries June 30, 2010

Out-of-county patrons miffed at Jefferson County library fee | al.com Apr 9, 2010