Libraries In Crisis
Handler told the San Francisco Chronicle that he's sending Spencer "a handful of Snicket books -- largely from my new series
The bottom line is libraries and the institutions associated with them are predictable and convenient targets for anyone taking an axe to a government budget. While the services they provide are vital, they're relatively invisible to the powerful.
The sounds of libraries today reveal the impact of libraries throughout our lives -- from the excited giggles of toddlers in storytimes to the "aha's!" of young people engaged in inquiry to the quiet conversations of senior citizens discovering new authors and using computers to research.
Snowden also left $70,000 apiece to seven schools in her community. According to Melville house, she asked for permission
The deep cuts, if passed, mean closing 22 libraries and laying off 251 library employees. The news that Miami-Dade Mayor
Please help us in our campaign to keep libraries across New York City open, stocked, and staffed.
After two and a half years of planning, the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA), the U.S.'s first public online-only
Most authors support public libraries - but not Terry Deary, author of the children's series Horrible Histories. He told
Pew found that 91 percent of Americans (16 or older) say that public libraries are important to their communities, and 76 percent say libraries are important to them and their families. I can't think of another idea, place, or issue that 91 percent of Americans support.