Officials at the Enoch Pratt Free Library are launching a $96 million restoration to the Central Branch this spring that will include upgrades to bring the historic building into the wireless age as books and readers go digital.
Libraries are in the business of loaning books, entertainment and digital items. But now Harford County is putting together special plastic boxes filled with science materials that will teach preschoolers and keep their parents happy.
Philanthropist David Rubenstein is giving $10 million to George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate in northern Virginia to build a library for the president’s books and papers.
As our world is moving to more electronic means of communications, never underestimate the power of a good book.
The paper page is being replaced by the silicon chip. More electronic readers are coming to the Enoch Pratt Library.
The head of technical services for the Washington County and Western Maryland Regional libraries is set to lead the Maryland Library Association.
Washington County’s public works director says a new library in downtown Hagerstown will open about six months later than expected.
The Allegany County Library System says it’s suspending its bookmobile service to contain costs.
Summer book lists are about to grow as the city kicks off its annual summer reading program.
The District of Columbia Public Library is working to build an archival collection honoring the “godfather” of go-go music, Chuck Brown.
Their smiling faces in black and white photographs posted on a Facebook page give no hint of the tragedy that claimed their lives.
An international group seeking to preserve the legacy of Winston Churchill announced plans Thursday to create the first U.S. research center devoted to the longtime British leader.