When the Carnegie Library in Carnegie Hall closed, it opened up the way for another new place in New York

New York’s Central Library is closing.That’s a big news story, as the Carnegie and New York Public Library are both closing.The Central Library was founded in 1857 as a kind of new branch of the New York State Library, which was then under the jurisdiction of the State Department.The New York City Public Library is the oldest continuously operating branch […]

What is a ‘jacksonvillians’ library?

The Jacksonville Public Library has released a collection of its collection of books, which it describes as a “jacksonland community library.”According to the library, the collection includes books about “the history, culture, language, and community of the Jacksonville, Florida, area” and is part of the library’s “librarianship program.”It’s unclear if this is the same library that offers a library card, […]