Photo of a children's birdwatching backpack, available for checkout from Henrico County (Va.) Public Library, which contains binoculars and bird guides.

Programming on the Fly

Birdwatching programs foster community during the pandemic

Photo of patrons at Tulsa (Okla.) City–County Library view an immersive exhibit on the 1921 Tulsa race massacre in spring 2021.

Confronting History

Tulsa library educates on race massacre

Librarian's Library by Araceli Mendez Hintermeister

Design Inspiration

Resources and ideas for projects of all sizes

Call Number with American Libraries, Episode 66 - Library Architecture and Design: The Past Meets the Future

Call Number Podcast: Library Architecture and Design

Conversations about new buildings and renovations

Youth Matters, by Julia Torres

The Switch to Genrefication

Reorganizing the school library supports adolescent readers

Stream On
Amplifying local sounds

The Twitching Hour
Libraries use live video platform to engage teens, early adults

Head in the Cloud?
The appeal of digital repositories

ALA Announces LibLearnX Will Be Virtual

Newsmaker: Colson Whitehead
Pulitzer Prize–winning author discusses the divided self

Uptick in First Amendment Audits
Public libraries in the Northeast report recent rise of encounters

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