Six Dictators' Favorite Books
January 10, 2014

The literary tastes of dictators are a slightly sordid fascination. Here are the favorite books of a few of our least favorite men.

American Youth Read Books in Print (For Now)
June 26, 2013

A new study from the Pew Research Center on young Americans’ library habits defies the conventional narrative of today’s youth as a generation who have abandoned print.

The Revolution at Your Community Library
New Media, New Community Centers
March 09, 2013

The transition away from card catalogs hasn't killed the library: it's spurred the innovation of new community centers.