A "how to" on staying relevant through invention and reinvention
The Heiskell Library in NYC provides both unique and also ordinary library services to its clientele.
Everyone knows about first responders. I've come to think of libraries as playing a crucial role as "second responders."
For almost a century, the local library has guarded its city's history.
Libraries Reach Out to the Public
In Erie, Pennsylvania, a public institution is building on its nautical past to open a world of opportunity for local residents.
Synergy of arts and civic life in a Kansas town
They've long served as communal gathering spots, but these civic institutions are becoming gateways to technological tinkering.
Greenville's public library puts its past and present on full display: mills, racial history, internationalism, public-private collaborations, and culture.
In San Bernardino, one way to help save the city is to save its library.
Most people associate libraries with fustiness, quiet, and a previous era in technology. But across the country, they're embracing new technology to fill important new civic roles.
A California library becomes a living legend.
Formula for success in Central Oregon: know the users, spot the opportunities, act with vigor.
Preserving tradition while expanding offerings for a bigger, broader audience.
Aging manuscripts share the building with makerspaces.
How they serve the needs of their communities