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Cool Bookish Places: Starfield Library in Seoul, South Korea

Starfield Library is a big, beautiful new library in Seoul, South Korea.

Book Fetish: Volume 261 — Library Edition

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New Parents, The Public Library Has Got Your Back

If you've just had a kid, you're going to rediscover a love for the library. Here's why.

5 More Ways To Be A Power Library User

Take your library game up to the next level with these tips for becoming a power library user.

5 Bits of Library of Congress Trivia for Its 217th Birthday!

Learn more about the Library of Congress to celebrate its 217th birthday!

Ivanka Tweets Support of National Library Week, Internet Calls Bullshit

Hey Ivanka, if you really support libraries, stop your fatherboss from cutting their funding.

10 Books for Library Lovers

The only thing better than a book is a book about books! Happy National Library Week!

Exploring Special Collections: Libraries Where the Rarest Books Live

A reader takes a tour of the Department of Special Collections at UW-Madison, and checks out their most fragile items.

Awesome American Libraries You Have to See (and Visit)

From a modest one room Carnegie library to the pomp and circumstance of the Library of Congress - check out these awesome libraries.

17 Ways to Support Your Local Library

One librarian shares seventeen ways to support your local library for National Library Week.

10 Stories about the Library Restoring My Faith in Humanity

Ten super short stories about the lovely kids and adults I've helped while working at a public library that will warm your heart.

When Books (Literally) Went to War

A look at the history of libraries sending books to soldiers during the first and second World Wars.

“I Can’t Return It if I Haven’t Read It” : Library Myths Busted!

We're busting myths about the library to celebrate National Library Week!

Librarians Provide the Tools for Readers to Rise Up

Libraries in many communities are acting as flash points of resistance. Check out some of their rad resources here.

From Trains to Tanks: More Libraries in Unexpected Places

A tour of libraries in unexpected places, including on trains, tanks, and boats.