Posted on 10/19/2018 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The founder of the Little Free Library movement passed away yesterday morning, just weeks after his pancreatic cancer di...

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Posted on 10/17/2018 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The New York Times recently asked twelve authors to write about the libraries they loved. Their words are so poigna...

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Posted on 09/25/2018 at 07:56 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Looking for ways to celebrate Banned Books Week, which began Sunday? The American Library Association has some suggestio...

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Posted on 08/31/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Man Booker Prize winner will be (figuratively) burying her next novel in the Norwegian forest. Han Kang, author of The...

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Posted on 08/22/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Belated congratulations are in order for the Toronto Public Library, which became the first library in the world to lend...

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Posted on 08/22/2018 at 10:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Instagram: It’s not just for pictures of your pet or your meal anymore. The New York Public Library and well-known...

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Posted on 08/20/2018 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Libraries truly do come in all shapes and sizes, as Electric Literature has shared. Depending on where you live, you mig...

Posted on 08/17/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here’s your feel-good Friday story: An artist is spearheading an effort to rebuild a Baghdad library destroyed dur...

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Posted on 08/15/2018 at 04:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Fussy is based in Des Moines now, but neither staffers are from Iowa originally. One of the many facts we’ve learn...

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Posted on 08/12/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ireland (rightly) is taking pride in its investment in its library system. The Irish Times points out that while other c...

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