Librarian Barbara Jacob retires after 20 years with the city

 

After over 20 years, Cuero librarian Barbara Jacob is ready to turn the page into the next chapter of her life: Retirement. The City of Cuero will host a retirement party for Jacob from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20. Jacob started working at the library in March 1992. Before arriving at the Cuero library, she was the librarian at Meyersville School for five years.
 
In her two decades at the library, Jacob said she and her staff have witnessed the growing demand of computers.
 
“The computers were the biggest change,” Jacob said. “We spend a lot of time helping patrons use the computers. So many jobs now require online applications and many patrons have little computer experience and need our help filling them out.”
 
Read more in this week's edition of the Cuero Record.
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