The Library of Congress, founded in 1800, is a book lover’s dream. With 164 million items and 1,350 kilometers of bookshelves, it’s the world’s largest library. 60 more words
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In Florence, Rome and beyond, these buildings are a feast not only for book lovers, but for art and architecture enthusiasts as well.
In the madness of late spring at San Marco Square in Venice, amid the hordes pouring in from land and sea, hard by the hissing espresso machines and sizzling panini presses of overpriced cafes, I found the still point of the turning world. 165 more words
When Michael Bierut was tapped to design a logo for public school libraries, he had no idea that he was embarking on a years-long passion project. 32 more words
Following successful completion of the 2016 Hartley Library Level 3 refurbishment, we are starting the Hartley Library Phase 2 refurbishment on 12 June 2017. This project will enhance and improve areas on Levels 1, 2, 4 and 5 of the Hartley. 294 more words
Libraries are doing well in the digital times. Here are the most awesome examples.
Many people, when asked about libraries, imagine old buildings with dimmed light and endless rows of heavy wooden bookshelves. 1,328 more words