Libraries are places of information. When most people think "library" they think books. And while that is certainly true, these days books take different shapes, such as e-books and audio books. More than just books, libraries are places of information, offering people free access to a wealth of information that they often can't find elsewhere, whether online, in print or in person. Whether they're looking for DVDs or the latest best-seller; health or business information found on internet databases not accessible at home, or going for story times and community programming, the library is a center of community for millions of people America's 123,000 libraries fall into four basic types (with a few added variations): Public…
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A look at big fiction titles to be released this summer
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In the Berkeley Public Library last year, Board of Trustees Meetings were packed with library users who showed up to defend the library’s books.
2019 Suspense Night
One of the library’s most popular annual events, Suspense Night brings together popular mystery writers from across the country for an evening of readings and a panel discussion on the craft of suspense writing. The theme for the 2019 Suspense Night will be crime fiction for movies and television. Reed Farrel Coleman
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Delia Owens’ Where the Crawdads Sing is a real phenomenon. Since it released in August 2018, read...
Find out what your ZIP code says about you with this creepily accurate website
A website spotted by Reddit seeks to show people what ZIP codes say about the demographics, culture, and lifestyle in one's area.
Ridgefield Supply Co. reinvents how building and supply is done
A massive, three-year renovation project is due to be completed in September.