The $25 million grant is the largest grant ever given by the William Penn Foundation. It’s also the largest grant ever received by the Free Library of Philadelphia. The renovations are part of the just announced 21st Century Libraries Initiative.
Radical Librarianship: how ninja librarians are ensuring patrons' electronic ... Boing Boing This information is often thoughtlessly collected and stored, allowing government or law enforcement to make requests for library computer records.
How we collaborate has profound implications for how we live and work. The author and New York University professor explains how social media has upended traditional norms. A McKinsey & Company article.
NIU Today NIU Law names new library director NIU Today Heidi Frostestad Kuehl has joined the Northern Illinois University College of Law faculty as director of the school's law library and associate professor.
New York Daily News After new report, councilman calls for unification of city libraries Capital New York (Galante was put on indefinite leave last week by the library's board after Mayor Bill de Blasio and Queens Borough President Melinda Katz...
Vital parts of the Web — humanity’s new home for discourse — are censored, poisoned, and lost amidst truthiness. Librari… (The director of the Harvard Law Library talks about why libraries still matter.
Following four months of discussions with SirsiDynix and a brief pilot test this summer, Maryland’s Frederick County Public Libraries (FCPL) on September 5 officially launched the “I Love My Library” prepaid Visa debit card.
Have you embraced WestlawNext, in all its modern, orange-laced glory yet? First introduced on February 8, 2010, the far less complicated, far more modern version of Westlaw will become the one and only version for users on August 31, 2015....