Photo by Robert Krueger for Chicago Public Library We're feeling nostalgic already for limpa and marizipan. In case you haven't heard, Swedish Bakery will be closing its doors at the end of the month. Although it's on the wrong sideShow More Summary
Many public librarians serving local jails and prisons note an increase in positive behaviors tied to inmates obtaining library services while inside and a desire to seek library services for themselves and their families upon relea...
New York Public Library | Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. “Gemini, as seen in the heavens. Mirror image of f. 91?” Tarjumah-i suwar al-kawâkib (Translation of “Images of the Planets”).…
"To enjoy the library’s collection and atmosphere, you have to pay a ticket of just under £100 for a four-hour reading session – a markedly different experience to the free access readers can enjoy in Russia’s public libraries."
Topic: Libraries As fake news and complex immigration orders have inundated the public sphere, libraries are opening their doors and fact-checking skills to people of all backgrounds seeking information. From The fight against fake news is putting librarians on the front line – and they say they’re ready - CSMonitor.com Tweet
Topic: Libraries Librarians who spoke to the NewsHour said these orders touched a nerve, especially for those who work at public libraries, which often serve a diverse population that includes new immigrants. According to the Institute...Show More Summary
Jeremy Meeks, whose "hot mug shot" went viral, walked the runway for designer Philippe Plein at the New York Public Library on Monday night. The post “Hot Felon” Jeremy Meeks Makes Runway Debut At New York Fashion Week appeared first on CrimeFeed.
Earlier this month, Jay Moschella of the Boston Public Library tweeted news of the library’s ongoing project to digitize its sterling collection of early British drama. So I took a look.More than 350 playbooks have been digitized and can now be read through archive.org. Show More Summary
Join the DC Public Library Foundation for Rock the Stacks, a music festival throughout the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. [ more › ]
Amanda Borden to become director of Hoover Public Library, AL; Elizabeth Scarpelli will serve as Director of the new University of Cincinnati Press; Seattle Public Library has hired Gage Andrew as Technology Officer and Helen Tapping...Show More Summary
Give designer Philipp Plein credit where credit is due. The man knows how to make an unforgettable first impression. To mark his New York Fashion Week debut on Monday night, the German-born, Switzerland-based designer, who traditionally presents his collections in Milan, turned the foyer of the...
Shows featured unexpected haircuts, Desiigner at the New York Public Library, and chocolate-covered strawberries.
The New York Public Library wants to play matchmaker for book lovers.
Madonna and Kylie Jenner partied at Philippe Plein's lavish NYFW show at the New York Public Library. Plus, subtlety at Rosie Assoulin and the very rich at Zang Toi.
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The Osgoode Hall Law School Library Blog in Toronto has put together a series of Legal resources on the Trump administration.It includes many links from the Oxford Public International Law collection as well as links to research guides from US universities.
One of a series of images created by public librarian Rebecca McCorkindale in the weeks after Donald Trump took office. Credit: Rebecca McCorkindale “Libraries Are For Everyone.” That’s the message of a series of images created by Rebecca...Show More Summary
The designer’s first New York show will feature Fetty Wap, Young Thug and Desiigner on a runway at the New York Public Library.
From fire-belching mountains to blood-red waves of lava, volcanoes have captured the attention of scientists, artists and members of the public for centuries. A new exhibition at the Bodleian Libraries uses a spectacular selection of...Show More Summary
The Bodleian Libraries have launched an innovative web-based resource that brings together the complete works of British photographic pioneer William Henry Fox Talbot, available to the public at foxtalbot.bodleian.ox.ac.uk. For the first...Show More Summary