Archive for September, 2011

A Smaller Wireless Device–Your Library Card

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

Via The Chicago Public Library’s Facebook page Posted by Rich

Radio Boston talks about the Boston Public Library with Catherine Willis

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

Technical services manager and author Catherine Willis tells Radio Boston’s Adam Ragusea about some of the BPL’s McKim Building’s nifty architecture (Pneumatic tubes for communication? Guastavino vaults?). Willis pulled many neat photos together for a book on the library for the Images of America series. Some pictures accompany the Radio Boston piece. (Look, Ben, something […]

So, Ben …

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

I know you were hoping for something about libraries, but as I rode home, I couldn’t help thinking about the rumor I heard about Antietem doing something special in the coming weeks for the 150th anniversary of the first year of the Civil War and how that’s great road trip fodder. Many libraries, including the […]