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Nation Jan 28From nurses to social workers, see how public libraries are serving the homeless
Public Libraries have become more than just a makeshift day shelter for the homeless, they are actively reaching out to them to provide services. Here are seven examples of what libraries across the nation are doing to serve the homeless.
Nation Dec 25For last minute Christmas baking needs, see … your local library?
It’s the day before Christmas and you want to bake a Santa-shaped cake, but you don’t have a pan shaped like the portly fellow. No need to panic — you may be able to borrow the pan from your local…
World Apr 29Who owns the Jewish treasures that were hidden in Saddam Hussein’s basement?
In 2013, Maurice Shohet, an Iraqi Jew who now lives in Washington, D.C., received a surprising email from the National Archives. A librarian had recovered his elementary school record that was left behind nearly 40 years ago when he and…