Justice Smith: Catch ‘em all at your library!

“Pokémon Detective Pikachu” star Justice Smith highlights the opportunities for magic and adventure at your local library. Libraries offer books, games, and technology that transform lives and communities.

 

Library professionals, please visit the American Library Association website to download and share the PSA.

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Share news on your social media channels

Here are some sample posts you can use to spread the word about the PSAs:

Facebook: @detectivepikachumovie star Justice Smith has a message for aspiring Pokémon trainers: catch your next adventure at the library! http://bit.ly/ilovelibraries-pikachu #LibrariesTransform

Twitter: No mystery here—libraries are the perfect place to find free books, games, movies, and more. Shout out to #DetectivePikachu star Justice Smith (@standup4justice) for spreading the word about the power of libraries. http://bit.ly/ilovelibraries-pikachu #LibrariesTransform

Instagram: Catch ‘em all at the library! #DetectivePikachu star Justice Smith (@standup4justice) shares how #Pokemon lovers can find free books, games, and more at their library. #LibrariesTransform