Library Zine Information Session This Week!

Interested in being published in the next issue of the “Library Zine! Voices Across the New York Public Library“? Then join our information session! We will be discussing the submission requirements, general timeline, and what to expects after you submit for this year’s theme, “Dear Future Self…”

Book Review: The Girl and the Goddess: Stories and Poems of Divine Wisdom by Nikita Gill

Format: Hardcover Pages: 352 pages Published: September 29, 2020 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Genre: Poetry, Fantasy, Literary Fiction, LGBT

Book Review: Grown by Tiffany D. Jackson

Format: Hardcover Pages: 384 pages Published: September 15, 2020 Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Race

Book Review: Punching the Air by Ibi Zoboi and Yusef Salaam

Format: Hardcover Pages: 400 pages Published: September 1, 2020 Publisher: Balzer + Bray Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Poetry

Book Review: Parkland Speaks edited by Sarah Lerner

Format: Paperback Pages: 192 pages Published: January 22, 2019 Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers Genre:  Young Adult, Nonfiction, Poetry, Short Stories

Why We Need Libraries

Welcome to National Library Week, an annual event that exemplifies the daily contributions our nation’s libraries and librarians give everyday. As a librarian, I everyday see the benefits and the resources that libraries provide to their communities. And especially now, with the world the way it is, we need libraries more than ever. The themeContinue reading “Why We Need Libraries”

The Met to Start Charging $25 Mandatory Fee

Art is meant for all. Apparently, the Met Museum did not get the memo. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, located in New York City, will be partially breaking with its “pay-what-you-wish” policy. For the first time in half a century, the Museum will charge visitors a mandatory $25 admission fee. If you are a NewContinue reading “The Met to Start Charging $25 Mandatory Fee”

A To-Do List For Fall

Fall is here! I love Autumn. The brisk air, the beautiful colors…there are just so many things to love about the fall. There is just something about the season that brings a new change in all of us. And with new change, comes with new activities. Looking for ways to celebrate this yummy season? KeepContinue reading “A To-Do List For Fall”