Learn about the Library Bill of Rights, with explanations and examples of how library users might apply them in their own use of their libraries and more.
Many libraries publish art and literary magazines featuring authors and artists from their local community and from all over the world.
On the numerous (sometimes baffling) ways young library patrons lash out at each other, and how one librarian resolves these spats.
There are resources for kids' book tastings, but what about the grown people? Here's a how-to for hosting a book tasting for adults at a public library.
A children's librarian recounts the ways in which the library's younger patrons resist structure and act out in often humorous ways.
On the importance of prison libraries to people who are incarcerated, and on the policies and backlash against stripping access to library resources.
Now, I recognize that many caregivers who come to storytime are just as uninformed about how to get the most out of storytime as I was when I first started.
A librarian recounts giving an education on libraries and the book check out process to a young library patron.
If you're stuck at home and bemoaning the absence of libraries from your life, don't fear! Here are some great books available on Hoopla right now.
As a college student has to leave college early due to COVID-19, they reflect on the most important aspect of their academic career: the college library.
Good news quarantined bookworms: LibraryThing is now free! Add, catalog, and organize unlimited books while stuck at home.
Why are Chicago Public Library branches still open to the public during this global health crisis?
How does a librarian introduce patrons, including kids, to themself when they're transnonbinary with they/them pronouns? Here's one tale.
Breaking down the many reasons why library staff should not have to report to work as we work to stop the spread of COVID-19 on a global level.
A reader reflects on the messages left behind in library books at their university library, and how the notes acted as documents of time and place.