A lot of the books and software you’ll need to make your way online are written for Raspberry Pi models.But what if you don’t have a laptop to work on and just want to get online quickly?Here’s how to get started.
PORTLAND, Ore.— It is a quiet Saturday morning at Pierce County Library in western Oregon, a city of nearly 30,000 residents that also happens to be home to the nation’s largest and most populous state library system.There are about 50 people in the building, which serves as a central hub for all county government offices and public libraries in the […]
Posted October 10, 2018 08:20:20 If you want to help someone who’s not feeling well, then you might want to consider getting involved in their community.That’s the conclusion of a new report that shows that for every dollar a library spends on staff, the local community gains one.The report, published by the University of Sydney, looked at what the impact […]
I was in an awkward spot, because the only way to find my friends was to go out and hang out with them.This was the norm for me.I was a freshman in college and we spent the majority of our days hanging out with our college friends and getting to know them.That is a lot of fun.I wanted to find […]
The FBI has launched an investigation into a Chicago public library that it claims is attempting to “collect, store, and store [your] private photos and videos of children, including photos of children that are not protected by law.”According to a release from the FBI, the investigation, which began in August, will examine the “history, technology, and practices” of the library […]
The U.N. Security Council is taking no chances on a possible diplomatic standoff between the United States and China over the detention of a prominent American citizen accused of spying for the Chinese government.U.S.-China relations have been strained since Trump took office and Beijing has warned the U.s. to be “extremely careful” in its dealings with Washington.China says the U […]
On the heels of a huge, national bestseller list, UCs library book series are going to get a big boost.That includes titles that have already been nominated for best-seller lists, and will be released next year.“There are a lot of new titles coming out and there’s a lot more to come,” said Andrew Smith, executive editor of the UC’s Book […]
The Boston Public Libraries (BPL) are hosting their first-ever football game on the first weekend of August, and for good reason.