During the first half of July 2020 the Missouri State University Libraries received quite a bit of coverage in the local media about various initiatives:
- On July 9, Anne Baker, Head of Special Collections and Archives, was interviewed by Josh Conaway from KSMU, Ozarks public radio, about how materials in Special Collections are being curated and protected during the current pandemic. You can listen to the interview here.
- Also on July 9, Ash Garza, a reporter for The Standard, the MSU student-run newspaper, ran a story about all the new systems implemented in June at the MSU Libraries.
- On July 13, Tom Peters, Dean of Library Services at MSU, was interviewed by Dale Wiley for a local podcast called the Dale Wiley Show. The Ozark Jubilee was the topic of discussion. You can listen to the podcast here.