I think many know I love libraries. I love the look of them, the atmosphere, and just the endless possibilities I always feel when I walk in. I thought it was interesting to find out a few possibly unknown facts about just a few of the New York Libraries. The Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library […]
The Morgan Library and Museum—colloquially just “The Morgan” —was named for its founder, financier J.P. Morgan, who established it in 1906 as a “private retreat” near his home on 36th Street of New York City.
“Libraries and Architecture, my personal passion and my work life in one article; was this written for me?”
Do you love browsing the new books section of Barnes and Noble? I often find myself walking through the store and picking up the various new books in their lovely hardcover format.
Are you a frequent visitor to the New York Public Library? No matter if you visit the library in the Bronx or the main building on the corner of Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, there’s always something new to discover when you take the time to learn about its history.
The New York Public Library holds more than just books. With 93,000 free programs a year across its 92 locations in New York City, there’s something for everyone of all ages to enjoy. From author talks, to live musical performances, to art exhibitions, and children’s workshops, it’s easy to find something the whole family can enjoy. Here’s a snapshot of children’s events that are yet to come.