Libraries

Here are the latest posts about Libraries on writerswrite.com:

  • Overdue Library Book Returned 75 Years Later (2017-02-17): An overdue library book was returned 75 years later. The book was Val Rides the Oregon Trail.

  • James Patterson to Donate $1.25 Million to School Libraries (2015-03-09): Bestselling author James Patterson is donating $1.25 million to school libraries in the U.S. Schools can apply for one of the grants and get bonus points from Scholastic.

  • ALA Launching LibraryReads this Fall, Featuring Monthly Book Picks (2013-06-29): American Library Association launching LibraryReads this fall. The site will feature top ten recommended reads from librarians across the U.S.

  • Kindle Ebooks Coming to 11,000 U.S. Libraries (2011-09-22):

  • East Coast Libraries Face Severe Flood Damage After Hurricane Irene (2011-09-02):

  • Want a Library Card in the U.K.? You'll Need to Provide Your Medical and Sexual History First (2011-08-28):

  • Man Proposes Marriage Using a Library Book (2011-08-05):

  • Ray Bradbury Campaigning to Save Library (2009-06-22):


  • Libraries See Record Traffic During Recession (2009-03-16):

  • Libraries Popular During Recesison (2009-01-15):

  • The Great Library Fine Debate (2008-08-15):

  • Gen Y Loves Libraries (2007-12-31):

  • Wikipedia Versus Libraries (2007-08-01):

  • Association of American University Presses Furious at Google (2005-05-23):

  • Book, Library Groups Seek Reader Privacy (2004-07-02):