Posted on 08/13/2019 at 04:24 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Two literary icons are going into hibernation this fall. Specifically, the New York Public Library’s lion statues...

Posted on 08/05/2019 at 02:43 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Wish you could volunteer from the comfort (and quiet) of your own home? Then the Library of Congress has a great opportu...

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Posted on 08/02/2019 at 02:34 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One more literary-birthday-themed post for the week, and we’re done (until Sunday). The public library in Pittsfie...

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Posted on 07/29/2019 at 10:12 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We hate to be the bearer of bad news, especially on a Monday morning, but another big publisher has updated its ebook co...

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Posted on 07/24/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We stumbled upon a beautiful quote recently from actress Helen Hayes: “From your parents you learn love and laught...

Posted on 07/22/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We all know that the modern library offers far more to its patrons beyond the ability to borrow books, movies, and music...

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Posted on 07/10/2019 at 01:35 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The British Library has just made a major literary acquisition: Granta magazine’s literary archives. The Bookselle...

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Posted on 07/03/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

More changes in lending terms are coming to your local library. Simon & Schuster became the fourth major publisher t...

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Posted on 06/27/2019 at 08:53 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

They’ll still use the Dewey Decimal System, but the American Library Association will no longer be handing out the...

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Tagged As: Libraries, The Guardian

Posted on 05/29/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Future Library art project has another entry: Dear Son, My Beloved, by Han Kang. Han, who won the Man Booker Prize i...

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