Category: Libraries

Libraries for Human Rights


Libraries have a unique relationship with human rights. Our institutions both depend on them to

How Libraries Are Becoming Modern Makerspaces


While traveling around the country for the American Futures project, I was always on the

No permanent address? No problem. Berkeley library makes it easier for those without homes to get library cards


Peterson lives outside and because she doesn’t have a home address she hasn’t been able

Library Leadership Podcast: How to Create a Data-Driven Library


As librarians, we are always asking ourselves, “What does our community need? How can we

September 2018 ITAL Issue Now Available


In the September 2018 issue of Information Technology and Libraries (ITAL), we continue our celebration of ITAL’s

Friday Reads: Palaces for the People


An eminent sociologist and bestselling author offers an inspiring blueprint for rebuilding our fractured society. We

Why Is This Happening?: Social Infrastructure Week with Eric Klinenberg


Can a library save your life? Could public parks help address crime and addiction in