With some time and creativity, librarians in Spokane, Wash., grew a Great Depression exhibit into a suite of programs, including a "museum" and a DIY class series to show how people in the 1930s made do on a shoestring.
Inspired by Neil Armstrong’s famous words upon stepping onto the moon’s surface, we embark on a blog series intended to help library patrons – even the small ones – take giant leaps in discovering our universe.
The American Library Association’s Washington Office has launched “Libraries Matter,” a series of videos illustrating how libraries use federal funds to support their communities.
By forging unique partnerships, Gwinnett County (Ga.) Public Library put a unique spin on virtual author chats.
Isaacson will speak about the intersection of the humanities and sciences at 7:30 p.m. May 12. NEH is offering a high-definition video of the lecture online for use in community programs across the country.
Up to 20 libraries will receive $5,000 in materials, as well as design consultation, event planning and material selection advice, to create or revitalize a community gathering space.
In case you missed it, ALA recently hosted two "Marvel Moon" webinars with great space science programming ideas for kids. The webinars and available online for free viewing.
Preservation Week 2014 (April 27--May 3) is coming up quickly, but it's not too late to make plans.
In the first installment of "Rural Roots," a blog about rural librarianship and its challenges, library director Larry Grieco shares how a couple carpet-covered walls brought new energy to Gilpin County Public Library.
Librarians at Texas A&M University-San Antonio had seen one too many unwanted pets dumped on their remote campus. Strategic community partnerships help them take action.