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Puyallup Public Library embraces fan culture, comic books with 4th annual PuliCon event4/26/17, Puyallup HeraldPacific Northwest Libraries
Voters voice strong support for Spokane Public Library property tax renewal4/25/17, Spokesman-ReviewPacific Northwest Libraries
KC Library gets 2 awards for free speech defense; librarian charged with 2 more offenses4/21/17, Kansas City StarLibraries; Freedom of Information
Torching the Modern-Day Library of Alexandria4/2017, The AtlanticLibraries; Copyright
New tech tools help displaced workers find jobs4/19/17, Daily World (TRL Library Card and PIN may be required)Timberland Library
Library offers free seeds for flowers, veggies4/14/17, KING5 NewsPacific Northwest Libraries
Ambassadors program helps teens get involved in libraries4/13/17, HeraldNet.comPacific Northwest Libraries
Cosby books on library list for ‘most challenged’ works4/10/17, Fox NewsFreedom of Information
Public libraries need help. The super-rich could provide it.4/10/17, Washington PostLibraries
King County Library System director resigns after 'code of conduct violation'3/30/17, KOMONews.comPacific Northwest Libraries
Peeps portray the main characters in literary dioramas for library contest3/30/17, The OlympianTimberland Library
Spokane libraries merit continued voter support3/29/17, Spokesman-ReviewPacific Northwest Libraries
Spokane librarian selected for national award3/29/17, Spokesman-ReviewPacific Northwest Libraries
Libraries as a luxury item3/17/17, Medium.comLibraries
Toronto libraries extend hours — but not staffing — for pilot project3/20/17, TheStar.comLibraries
The quiet librarian who changed Great Falls for the better3/2/17, Great Falls TribuneLibraries
Cynthia Graham Hurd Library among areas in West Ashley tagged with graffiti3/13/17, ABCnews4.comLibraries
Kitsap Regional Library poised for November levy3/14/17, Kitsap SunPacific Northwest Libraries
Looking to the library to land your dream job3/10/17, Kitsap SunPacific Northwest Libraries
The Monk Who Saves Manuscripts From ISIS2/23/17, The AtlanticBooks & Literature
Gwinnett libraries hosting ‘sensory friendly’ browsing hours3/7/17, AJC.comLibraries
Daffodil Festival princesses inspire children through reading program3/7/17, The News TribunePacific Northwest Libraries
'Vile' and 'disturbing?' Book OK'd for high school3/1/17, Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal-SentinalBooks & Literature; Freedom of Information
Saving collection led to naming of Douglass-Truth Library3/3/17, MyNorthwest.comPacific Northwest Libraries
Seattle’s first Central Library, built in 1906, was magnificent — and far too popular for its size 3/2/17, Seattle TimesPacific Northwest Libraries
An Elegy for the Library2/17/17, New York TimesLibraries
US libraries join struggle to resist the Trump administration 2/21/17, GuardianLibraries
Long Overdue - Why public libraries are finally eliminating the late-return fine.2/6/17, Slate.comBooks & Literature
Centralia Council Approves $36,357 for Remodel of Children’s Area at Library [2/16/17, Chronicle (TRL library card and PIN may be required.) Timberland Library
Books are back because Amazon likes them 2/19/17, Financial TimesBooks & Literature
Ukrainian librarian under Russian house arrest takes case to court of human rights 2/9/17, GuardianLibraries; Freedom of Information
Toronto Public Library shedding light on Seasonal Affective Disorder2/7/17, CBCNewsLibraries
Creating a world-class library (Camas Public Library)2/16/17, Camas-Washougal Post-RecordPacific Northwest Libraries
Library Hand, the Fastidiously Neat Penmanship Style Made for Card Catalogs2/16/17, Atlas ObscuraLibraries
Multnomah County Central Library Says Goodbye to SW 10th Ave. Elms2/16/17, The SkannerPacific Northwest Libraries
Dallas Library Embraces Role As Haven For The Homeless2/7/17, NPR, All Things ConsideredLibraries
U.K. library cuts reflected in 30% drop in adult visitors over a decade2/3/17, GuardianLibraries
Librarians take up arms against fake news 2/6/17, Seattle TimesLibraries
Utah panel OKs bill to block pornography on library wi-fi2/1/17, Deseret NewsFreedom of Information
ALA Midwinter 2017: Librarians Ponder the Future Under Trump 1/21/17, Publishers WeeklyLibraries
You Can Write a Best-Seller and Still Go Broke1/10/17, Slate.comBooks & Literature; Publishing
State Library will limit some public access to reading room after Feb. 11/13/17, OlympianPacific Northwest Libraries
Free Speech Advocates, Publishers Wrestle With Questions Of Censorship1/12/17, NPRFreedom of Information
The challenge facing libraries in an era of fake news1/4/17, The ConversationLibraries
He Fixes the Cracked Spines of Books, Without an Understudy1/6/17, New York TimesLibraries; Books & Literature
Be a Savvy Consumer of News & More—Evaluate Your Sources!1/6/17, Bellingham BulletinResearch
Germany’s Latest Best Seller? A Critical Version of ‘Mein Kampf’1/3/17, New York TimesBooks & Literature
Harriet Bullitt donates Edward Curtis’ ‘North American Indian’ volumes to the Seattle Public Library 1/4/17, Seattle TimesPacific Northwest Libraries
To save books, librarians create fake 'reader' to check out titles 12/27/16, Orlando SentinelLibraries
KU library workers push inclusion wearing preferred gender pronoun buttons 12/29/16, Kansas City StafLibraries
Libraries are dying – but it’s not about the books 12/22/16, GuardianLibraries
Spokane Valley Library to open “express branch” at the Spokane Valley Mall12/28/16, Spokesman-ReviewPacific Northwest Libraries
Google responds on skewed Holocaust search results12/20/16, BBC.comResearch
Library cat outlasts councilman that wanted him gone12/16/16, CBS NewsLibraries
57 Years Later, Even the Library Had Stopped Counting the Fines12/18/16, New York TimesLibraries
To Kill a Mockingbird removed from Virginia schools for racist language 12/5/16, The GuardianLibraries; Freedom of Information
Olympia library’s Biblioball becomes a multigenerational event 12/15/16, The OlympianTimberland Library
New front desk at Puyallup library is first step in reorganizing entire first floor 12/13/16, Puyallup HeraldPacific Northwest Libraries
What to do about the homeless around library? Councilman wants something done; police enforcing what is within the law12/9/16, Auburn ReporterPacific Northwest Libraries
Bellingham library website getting makeover, mobile app will be deleted12/6/16, Bellingham HeraldPacific Northwest Libraries
Libraries serve wide range of purposes and people, some homeless12/1/16, Star TribuneLibraries
Libraries promise to destroy user data to avoid threat of government surveillance11/30/16, The GuardianLibraries; Privacy
In the war on fake news, school librarians have a huge role to play11/16/16, The VergeLibraries
Seattle Public Library’s exclusion rules disproportionately push out people of color11/16/16, Real ChangePacific Northwest Libraries
‘Before I Die’ wall at Gig Harbor library engages community with bucket list goals 11/10/16, New TribunePacific Northwest Libraries
A Breakthrough for Library E-Books? 8/12/16, Publishers WeeklyLibraries; Technology
Vote on West Richland library levy too close to call 11/8/16, Tri-City HeraldPacific Northwest Libraries
Kahlotus voters support their library 11/8/16, Tri-City HeraldPacific Northwest Libraries
Spokane Valley wants a library, but talks about potentially splitting off from county district’s services11/2/16, Spokesman-ReviewPacific Northwest Libraries
Seattle Public Library fined for illegally sponsoring District 7 congressional debate11/2/16, Capitol Hill Seattle BlogPacific Northwest Libraries
Spokane Public Library’s new Level Up coworking space complements long list of business resources available through the library system11/1/16, Spokesman-ReviewPacific Northwest Libraries
Dallas closes the book on regulating Little Free Libraries 10/26/16, Dallas NewsLibraries
Want to feel frugal? Check out your library receipt 10/27/16, Wichita EagleLibraries
Do we need librarians now that we have the internet?10/24/16, PBS NewshourLibraries
McCarver Elementary’s after-hours library takes a baby step forward [Tacoma Public Library]10/21/16, The News TribunePacific Northwest Libraries
US libraries seeking 21st Century model10/13/16, BBC.comLibraries
The New York Public Library has adopted a very unusual sorting system10/13/16, QuartzLibraries
Puyallup police team up with library staff to help comfort children in traumatic situations 10/11/16, News TribunePacific Northwest Libraries
Smartphones give new life to audiobooks10/7/16, USA TodayBooks & Literature; Technology
Matt Driscoll: Libraries stave off cuts in proposed Tacoma budget. Now what? 10/8/16, The News TribunePacific Northwest Libraries
‘I have always felt like an American:’ 19 new citizens welcomed at Olympia ceremony10/6/16, OlympianTimberland Library
Timberland Library opens e-doors to Olympia students Olympian, 10/5/16Timberland Library
Sno-Isle buys land for a new Lake Stevens Library10/2/16, Herald-NetPacific Northwest Libraries
Kansas City library officials defend employee arrested during public event9/30/16, Kansas City StarLibraries
The Mysterious Ancient Origins of the Book8/22/16, BBCBooks & Literature
In Banned Books Scavenger Hunt, The Prize Is Literary 'Smut'9/15/16, NPRLibraries; Books & Literature
The Fierce, Forgotten Library Wars of the Ancient World8/26/16, Atlas ObscuraLibraries
Carla Hayden: new librarian of Congress makes history, with an eye on the future9/15/16, GuardianLibraries
Library’s community reading program features ‘Boys in the Boat’9/16/16, OlympianTimberland Library
Centralia Timberland Library Plans $100,000 in Upgrades to Children’s AreaHide Details9/15/16, Chronicle (TRL library card and PIN required)Timberland Library
Shhhh...ake it off at the library, the new happening place 9/13/16, KUOWPacific Northwest Libraries
The Secret Libraries of History8/19/16, BBCLibraries
Kids flock to bookmobile — inside the Olympia library 9/12/16, OlympianTimberland Library
Palahniuk's horse story among books, material challenged by library patrons [Multnomah County Library]9/9/16, Portland TribunePacific Northwest Libraries
Book Reading 20169/1/16, Pew Research CenterBooks & Literature
Man Charged with Sharing Child Porn on Library WiFi Sentenced to 12 Months8/31/2016, Chronicle (TRL library card and PIN required)Timberland Library
New Gig Harbor Literary Society formed from museum, library partnership 8/31/16, News TribunePacific Northwest Libraries; Books & Literature
'Book ninjas' are hiding free books on Melbourne's trams, trains and buses to get commuters reading 8/30/16, Sydney Morning HeraldLiteracy
Kiosk Thriving, But Will Timberland OK a Library in Toledo?8/30/16, Chronicle (TRL library card and PIN required)Timberland Library
Library Charged $1.5 Million for Journal Archive8/23/16, Urban MilwaukeeLibraries