In 1968, a textbook for Shakespeare's Macbeth went missing from Walton High School in New York State. This is the sort of mystery no one expected to see resolved, probably because it wasn't a mystery at all.
This is a short but inspiring story.
The Library of Congress just unveiled their new logo to replace their eight-year-old one and it isn't exactly going over too well with the public.
If you have, Ophidiophobia, otherwise known as the fear of snakes, you may want to avoid visiting the Georgetown library, at least temporarily.
While books are considered a work of art by their own nature, one photographer is taking it a step further by using books to create a larger masterpiece.
Several weeks ago I lost my library card. At one point it was in my wallet and then it was gone. I have no leads on its whereabouts. Presumably, it could be anywhere along the east coast, following I-95 from D.C. to New York City. Blown away on an illiterate wind.
The parking garage for the central branch of the Kansas City Library features a facade of some seriously large books.
The 300-year-old University of Coimbra's Joanina Library is an impressive structure to look at. The architecture is ornate, and the inside is furnished with black-lacquered shelves, wood carvings, and gold and has rose, white, and grey marble tiles.
I love libraries. Even if I'm not looking for a particular book, I can spend hours perusing the shelves and walk out with several books I would have never read otherwise, all for a grand total cost of nothing as long as I have my library card on me.