We had more requests than we could handle this year. Three hundred libraries signed up for the program in 2014, up from 200 in 2012, with the available supply of free comics running out by the beginning of March. According to the library con organizers, getting support from library administrations is rarely a problem. Green says that Columbia has been very supportive of her events. According to Chesterfields Hamdan, Everyone was excited, and once the idea jelled, we found lots of help for programming. Everyone wanted in! While some of the events are more kid oriented, the audience tends to be varied. We had the entire spectrum, from one to two year olds to the elderly, says Stoner.