Column by Leah Dearborn
'Tis the season for selfless gestures. If you find yourself sitting bored by the fireside this winter, consider lending a hand somewhere.
News by Raine Winters September 24, 2015
McDonald’s is lovin’ literacy.
Column by Leah Dearborn December 10, 2014
Over the last several years, libraries across the country have started to eliminate or reduce fines for overdue books. Is this good or bad?
News by Peter Derk
Neil Gaiman and Daniel Handler had a contest to see who could give away the most free books in 30 minutes.
Column by Leah Dearborn October 3, 2014
A 2013 poll showed that 28 percent of adults asked had not read a book in the past year. What are some of the reasons behind a continuing aversion to reading, and what can readers do to help?
News by Dean Fetzer November 21, 2013
A new scheme to benefit a charity promoting literacy is placing benches shaped like books with recreations of famous stories — that you can sit on!
Column by John Jarzemsky October 18, 2012
The battle to save reading and literature rages on, but is the latest plan of aligning reading with sexiness a good one?
News by Hanna Brooks Olsen February 9, 2012
Hell hath no fury like a librarian scorned. But cash-strapped California is willing to take their chances, so they've cut funding to their public libraries.