Kalamazoo Public Library has received a prestigious Award of Merit from the Kalamazoo Historic Preservation Commission for the "All About Kalamazoo History" section of its website. KPL received a State History Award for this portion of the site in 2011.
From MLive: "The Kalamazoo Public Library's 'All About Kalamazoo History' website is leader in web-based historical information and includes an online index of the Kalamazoo Gazette, hundreds of local photographs from three local institutions and nearly 600 interconnected web pages covering more than 20 categories.
Pages about people and places from Kalamazoo's past provide easy access online to biographies, cemeteries, rural schools, houses/buildings, businesses and institutions. All information is researched and written by members of the Kalamazoo Public Library staff."