RT Journal DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 425390990 LA English T1 The Link between Public Libraries and Early Reading Success A1 Lance, Keith Curry, Marks, Robbie Bravman, PB Reed Business Information. 360 Park Avenue South, New York, NY 10010. Tel: 646-746-6759; Fax: 646-746-6689; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.schoollibraryjournal.com/ YR 2008 SN 0362-8930 JF School Library Journal VO 54 IS 9 SP 44 OP 47 AB Storytimes, lap-sit programs, and other services for young children are a major part of most public libraries' missions. According to children's librarians, these services play a significant role in preparing children for success as readers. This article discusses the positive relationship between children's services and early reading success by looking at new state data from across the country.