Posted on 01/18/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s easy to miss the occasional post or two online, so we’ve rounded up some of the highlights from our...

Categories: Favorites

Posted on 01/16/2020 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Missouri state lawmaker has proposed a bill that would strip funding from libraries that allow young readers to access...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 01/14/2020 at 03:49 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The hot bookish news story of the past day or so has been the New York Public Library’s most-checked-out list...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 01/14/2020 at 07:08 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The New York Public Library is celebrating its upcoming 125th birthday by calculating which books it has lent out the...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Book lists, Libraries

Posted on 01/13/2020 at 01:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Maryland State Library has given a grant of $100,000 for book purchases to the state’s twelve major prisons and...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Libraries

Posted on 01/11/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We all know nowadays that if you want the answer to something, ask a librarian. But a select group of...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Excerpt, History, Libraries

Posted on 12/27/2019 at 10:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The holiday week has been full of minor and major business moves, so we’re rounding them all up in one...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 12/21/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A while back, we shared the story of a professor in Florida whose excessive checkouts incurred the wrath of librarians....

Posted on 12/11/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

What could be controversial about an English professor checking out books from his university’s library? Well … the fact that...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Just for fun, Libraries

Posted on 12/04/2019 at 07:57 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You may have missed it, but at the beginning of the year, the American Library Association passed a resolution urging...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Libraries, NPR, Reading