BLINC: Business Librarianship in North Carolina

On Wednesday, May 11, 2016, please join BLINC and the City of Kings Mountain staff and business owners for highlights and details about the Downtown Kings Mountain Business Success Project. This project has assisted local businesses with skills, abilities and knowledge of services and people who can help their business be successful in the 21st century marketplace.


Mauney Memorial Library

100 S. Piedmont Avenue, King's Mountain, NC.








Google map directions are available at


9:30 – 10:00 Welcome and light breakfast  (We’ll provide the coffee and the food).

10 – 11:30  Downtown Kings Mountain Business Success Project

11:30 to 12:45 Lunch (We’ll plan to go to Thai Hut, a partner business).  There is food for all tastes there.

1:00 to 2:00 Business Partner panel

2:00 to 2:30  Let’s Put YOUR TOWN on the Map with Google

2:30 to 3:00 wrap up



BLINC's officers for the new biennium 2015-2017:

Chair: Lydia Towery, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Library

Vice-Chair: John Raynor, High Point Public Library

Secretary/Treasurer: Lauren Poteat, Greensboro Public Library




Library staff across North Carolina can email business research questions to askblinc [at] gmail [dot] com (askBLINC). The askBLINC team will respond within one business day, however, it may take more than one day to provide a complete answer. See the askBLINC homepage for details.








Past Officers (2013-2015):

  • Mary Scanlon, Chair, Wake Forest University
  • Vice-Chair: Betty Garrison, Elon University
  • Secretary/Treasurer: Dan Maynard, Campbell University
  • Social Media and Communication: Nina Exner, N. Carolina A&T State University

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