The novelist Paul Auster said in an interview that he would not visit Turkey because of its jailing of writers and journalists, which prompted a mocking response from the Turkish prime minister, Tayyip Erdogan.
The head of the catalytic nonprofit dedicated to helping people imagine and act for the public good, Harwood focused his talk on why libraries are needed today more than any other time in his lifetime, and discussed what it will take for libraries to become even more relevant and significant in the lives of communities.
There is much discussion in the Seattle area today after a mom claims that while on a visit to her local library with her two young daughters, she spied a man viewing hardcore porn on a computer with a screen that was facing out to the rest of the...
We looked at 500 libraries to find the best libraries for kids. The children's libraries we selected not only look amazing, they offer great programs and activities to get kids excited about reading, learning and exploring.
Jamie LaRue, the director of the Douglas County Libraries (DCL) in Colorado, is not waiting for an ebook business model conducive to libraries to magically appear. Instead, LaRue and his staff have been methodically building their own model, and it has been attracting a growing number of publishers.