Posted on 05/04/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Readers around the world are missing their beloved libraries during the coronavirus pandemic and consequent closures. The New York Public...

Posted on 04/27/2020 at 08:49 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Talk about finding a silver lining. A library in Suffolk, England, discovered that the outside agency hired to do a...

Tagged As: Just for fun, Libraries

Posted on 04/21/2020 at 09:34 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The American Library Association shared its list of 2019’s most frequently challenged books yesterday. There were 377 challenges of 566...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Book lists, Libraries

Posted on 04/16/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bookworms across the nation have been sorry to see libraries close while understanding the necessity of it during the pandemic....

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 04/15/2020 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The founder of the Internet Archive is defending its National Emergency Library’s legality to Congress. Brewster Kahle sent a letter...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 04/10/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

None of us can (or should) go to the New York Public Library right now. But its staff doesn’t mind...

Posted on 04/03/2020 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Right now, most authors are likely not thinking especially hard about placing their books in physical bookstores. (Though perhaps one...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Tagged As: Joanna Penn, Libraries

Posted on 04/02/2020 at 10:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Another celebrity heavyweight is lending a hand in the boredom battle felt by kids across the world. J.K. Rowling has...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 03/30/2020 at 01:50 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Things that seem too good to be true sometimes are just that. NPR had reported on the Internet Archive’s new...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 03/30/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You probably don’t need to be told that your local library is moving heaven and earth to ensure that those...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Libraries, NPR