23 April 2010

From Rushmore on down

Has the Library of America jumped the shark? When volumes on “Rushmore-sized” authors such as Melville, Twain, and Faulkner give way to volumes on H. P. […]
22 April 2010

What would Gutenberg say?

Kindle or iPad. Apple vs. Google vs. Amazon. Will publishing — and bookstores, and libraries — perish? The diligent Ken Auletta tries to sort it all […]
21 April 2010

New titles

Here are a few of the newest books on our shelves, as recommended by Collections Librarian, Simon Gallo: Greece: A Jewish History by K.E. Fleming — […]
20 April 2010

Event cancelled — Wednesday, April 21

Alas, we’ve been Eyjafjallajokull-ed. Due to the cat-ash-trophe caused by everyone’s favorite Icelandic volcano, our speaker, Peter Gibian, was unable to fly to Paris, and thus […]