13 April 2010

Scrabble Babel

Any Scrabble nuts out there? The shocking rumor that some proper nouns are now acceptable for play — a rumor later proved false — prompts a […]
12 April 2010

New to our shelves

The Library has 120,000 books in its collection — and counting. Here are some intriguing new acquisitions, selected by our Collections Librarian, Simon Gallo: For the Soul […]
9 April 2010

Points of reference

If the American Library in Paris – or the internet – provides access to an online version of the information you seek, should the Library still […]
9 April 2010

Medicinal reading

The actress Emma Thompson, depressed after her first marriage broke up, chose Jane Austen for a therapist and ‘Sense and Sensibility’ for medicine.  And it worked.  […]