TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)_ The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library is being honored as a top innovator for its impact on the community.
The Urban Libraries Council announced Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library as one of its 2014 Top Innovators during the Next Libraries Conference in Chicago.
A panel of expert judges selected Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library from more than 180 applicants in the fifth Annual UFC Innovations Initiative.
The initiative highlights a libraries' leadership to create new approaches and practices to meet ever changing needs of the community.
The Topeka library won in the category of civic and community engagement.