Libraries across the nation, large and small, north and south, east and west, are getting hit as low-hanging fruit in budget battles everywhere. Fortunately we have very loud supporters like Henry Rollins and EveryLibrary....
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 Matteson Public Library recently hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the official start of their library expansion project. Gilbane Building Company will serve as the construction manager for this exciting project, which will expand library operations by 40%.
"Plans are underneath approach for a library expansion, renewing a private agreement and adding additional work for couriers to broach books and materials to teachers during a 8 soon-to-be metropolitan schools in Collierville...."
"I recently had the privilege of addressing the American Library Association‘s “Summit on the Future of Libraries” at the Library of Congress in Washington. I was mostly there to give a talk about Think Like a Freak, but I took advantage of the setting to speak about libraries as well. Here is some of what I said:..."
I love babies, puppies, kittens, plants, trees and libraries. My sister introduced me to libraries 72 years ago. We entered a huge, red sandstone building and the librarian in the children’s room gave me a card to sign. The pen wasn’t ballpoint or a fountain pen. This pen had a nib or ... - The Buffalo News
LORAIN — The Lorain Historical Society is halfway to its $3 million fundraising goal. The society’s Board of Trustees announced at the society’s annual dinner Monday that it has received pledges of $1 million for the Carnegie Library Restoration Campaign. The pledges come on the heels of the society receiving a $500,000 state taxpayer grant Read More...
After the dust settled in one of the most controversial class-caste wars in the history of the people of color in the City of Annapolis, Eloise Richardson dusted herself off and continued to connect with people. She loved people, both young and old.