Robin Williams (1996) doing a series of comedic riffs for the opening of the new San Francisco Main Public Library.
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.
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
Yale University Card Catalog from Ellen Su on Vimeo. Made to bring attention to the vast collection of old catalog cards stored in Sterling Memorial Library. ❤