A library promotional video by Robin Williams. R.I.P.


Robin Williams (1996) doing a series of comedic riffs for the opening of the new San Francisco Main Public Library.


“Libraries to the Rescue”


This week is the one year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. This short film made by Free4All Film* spotlights Queens Library and the local community post storm.

*FREE FOR ALL is a multi-platform documentary project exploring the history, spirit and challenges of the free public library.

Rural Librarians Unite in Solidarity With the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum


In December 2012, the board of trustees at the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum (VT) laid off 11 library staff and invited them to reapply for 3.25 positions. Rural Librarians Unite organized a rally in response. Here is some footage. More information is available on the Rural Librarians Unite website: rurallibrariansunite.org