Idaho Public Library Transitions to Only Allow Adults to Use It

Donnelly Public Library located in Donnelly, Idaho, is transitioning to an “adults only” library in the wake of House Bill 710, which the state of Idaho approved in early April. Public libraries in Idaho have until July 1 to comply with the bill, which prohibits certain materials from being given or promoted to minors. 

Nonlegal Research for Law Librarians

A law librarian's work isn’t always about looking up cases.

Book banners LOVE to say they just want pornography out of school libraries.

Book banners LOVE to say they just want pornography out of school libraries. They're lying. (a thread)

How Libraries Turn Reluctant Readers into Lifelong Literates

Librarians can work magic when it comes to connecting nonreading kids with books they’ll love.

Where Have All the School Librarians Gone?

Budget cuts are leaving many school libraries short-staffed.

Girl Scout Censored in Gold Award Honor for Banned Books Library

In a move that couldn’t hit the nail on the head any harder, Hanover County, Virginia, commissioners censored a proclamation announcing a Gold Award honor given to a teen Girl Scout for her work combating book banning in her community. 

Easy Listening: Audiobook Accessibility for the Budget-Conscious

Strapped for cash? Libraries nationwide have got your back.

The Uses and Outcomes of Information Technology in Academic Libraries

Without IT, things could quickly shut down.

John Oliver Talks About Book Bans at HuntingBeach, CA!

As book bans and challenges to libraries continue to threaten parents' freedom to choose books for their families, writer and comedian John Oliver is calling attention to these baseless attacks. (Click to tweet this)    

Are You a Librarian? How Black Librarians Are Sharing Their Experiences in Forthcoming Documentary

A unique documentary is in the works that shares the challenges and accomplishments of Black librarianship.