The plan improves circulation and opens up underused spaces, while also announcing a study on the hotly contested issue of the library’s stacks.
AROUND THE WEB
- New York Public Library Unveils $317 Million Master Plan
By JENNIFER SCHUESSLER - Wednesday Nov 15, 2017
- A $55 Million Gift, and a New Name, for the Mid-Manhattan Library
By JENNIFER SCHUESSLER - Wednesday Sep 13, 2017
A gift from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation will help cover the cost of renovating the New York Public Library’s largest branch.
- Cultured Traveler: The Hidden Treasures in Italian Libraries
By DAVID LASKIN - Tuesday Jun 13, 2017
In Florence, Rome and beyond, these buildings are a feast not only for book lovers, but for art and architecture enthusiasts as well.
- The latest free streaming TV service: Your public library
By Jared Newman - By Jared Newman - Thursday Nov 16, 2017
Hoopla and Kanopy offer free streaming movies, TV shows, and documentaries with just a library card.