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Libraries Turn Up Their Curb Appeal to 11

News by Brandon Tietz November 29, 2011
In an attempt to stay relevant, libraries are now including special displays, gift shops, and coffee kiosks.

Can The Kindle Add Fuel To The Fire Of The Public Library System?

Column by Hanna Brooks Olsen November 22, 2011
Amazon Kindle has changed the way consumers get their hands on books. Now the little eBook that could is showing that it can do more, by quietly creeping into libraries. Could this be a good thing?
Library lending of eBooks up 200 percent

eBook Borrowing From Libraries Up 200 Percent

News by Rob Hart October 14, 2011
More than 12 million eBooks have been checked out from libraries so far this year, an increase of 200 percent over last year--and that number could climb to 16 million by year's end.
The Writers Guild of America East joins #OccupyWallSt: The Writers are Coming!

The Writers Guild of America East joins #OccupyWallSt: The Writers are Coming!

News by Tina Estlin Page October 5, 2011
The Occupy Wall Street Protest: Now with the WGAE and The People's Library (not yet a wrestling move, but there's potential)