#Library

  • Article: Banksy Wants to Help Save This UK City's Endangered Libraries
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    Banksy Wants to Help Save This UK City's Endangered Libraries

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 5, 2018

    The libraries were under threat from budget cuts. Read more

  • Article: Dolly Parton's Charity Just Donated Its 100 Millionth Book to Kids
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    Dolly Parton's Charity Just Donated Its 100 Millionth Book to Kids

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 28, 2018

    You read that right: 100. Million. Books. Read more

  • Article: This May Be the World's Most Insane Library
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    This May Be the World's Most Insane Library

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 14, 2017

    The library can hold up to 1.2 million books. Read more

  • Article: New York City’s Libraries Just Forgave All Overdue Book Fines for Children
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    New York City’s Libraries Just Forgave All Overdue Book Fines for Children

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 23, 2017

    The total bill was $2.25 million. Read more

  • Article: This College Grad Is Leading the Way to Restore Destroyed Library in Mosul
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    This College Grad Is Leading the Way to Restore Destroyed Library in Mosul

    By Tess Sohngen|July 5, 2017

    10,000 books from around the world have already been donated. Read more

  • Article:  Bombs, Shrapnel, and Books: Syria’s Secret Library
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    Bombs, Shrapnel, and Books: Syria’s Secret Library

    By Meghan Werft|July 28, 2016

    Anas Ahmad has helped rescue 14,000 books so Syrians can keep learning. Read more

  • Article: How 2 Muslim Women Built the World’s Oldest Library
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    How 2 Muslim Women Built the World’s Oldest Library

    By Meghan Werft|July 27, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    These women are breaking the “old librarian” stereotype. Read more

  • Article: This 9-year-old girl inspires others after opening "street library" in India
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    This 9-year-old girl inspires others after opening "street library" in India

    By Meghan Werft|July 6, 2016|Room to Read

    “Friendship with books leads to friendship with the world.” Read more