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In the wake of the tragedy in Orlando, NYPL teens sent letters of support to Orlando Public Library's teen center: http://on.nypl.org/29plHFv
The letter-writing campaign at New York Public Library’s Anti-Prom provided a way for all teens—especially those who identify as LGBTQ—to process what happened in a safe space.
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12 Podcast Episodes from 2016 That Will Get You Hooked http://on.nypl.org/2jI82iS
Whether you're new to the NYPL podcast or already a subscriber, we hope you enjoy some of our favorite podcast episodes from 2016.
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Mommy Poppins put together a list of books and DIY projects that will get your kids into reading: http://on.nypl.org/29y13pW #Read20
Summer is a great time to catch up on reading, and not just because many local libraries gives out prizes. Whether your kids are nose-in-book types or the sort that require a little literary nudge, summer has plenty of room for playing your way through some great kids' books. Check out my time-tested list of vintage classics, modern classics, and recent best sellers that inspire fun activities beyond their pages—and at very little cost. Looking f...
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Curing the Winter Blues: Graphic Novels and Cookies http://on.nypl.org/2jLv2L6
Whether your interest is only to read stand-alone books, or to finish a series once you’ve started, here is a collaborative list of books and treats to get you through the season.
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Cheesy Books for Literary Cheese-Lovers http://on.nypl.org/2jGcPP9
In honor of National Cheese Lover’s Day, we asked our book experts to recommend their favorite cheesy books — romance of all stripes, coming-of-age stories, sappy cozy mysteries, anything they wanted — and tell us their favorite kinds of actual cheese, too.
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Two NYC Youth Poet Laureates perform at a free showcase at 53rd Street Library on 9/23: http://on.nypl.org/2csfCaI
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The Best 10 Edgar Allan Poe Deaths http://on.nypl.org/2jcA829
Typically, we honor the birthdays of our favorite authors with a tribute to our favorite works, but for Poe, we wanted to do something a bit more... gruesome.
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"I'm able to save my school thousands of dollars a year on programming costs for their website by being able to do some of those more simple things myself." - Mary Ellen Elias, Tech Connect Student
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Wonderful Winter Staff Picks http://on.nypl.org/2jM2lxG
Our first round of 2017 Staff Picks have arrived! Every few months, our NYPL book experts bring you 100 books we love—culled from the millions upon millions out in the world—via our interactive Staff Picks browse tool.
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We're live on Facebook with The New York Public Library President Tony Marx and other leaders discussing democratic traditions and the Library's role in our communities: http://on.nypl.org/2jP8ARc
Tony Marx on libraries and democracy: New York Public Library President Tony Marx and other leaders discuss democratic traditions and the Library's role...
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Podcast #147: Art Spiegelman on How He Sees Himself, Becoming a Devotee to Another Artist, and the Artist After Art http://on.nypl.org/2jsFNot
Art Spiegelman is the author and illustrator of Maus, the first graphic novel to win a Pulitzer Prize. He came to the New York Public Library in the fall of 2016 to discuss the republication of Si Lewen's wordless book, The Parade. For this week of the New York Public Library Podcast, we're proud to present Art Spiegelman on how he sees himself, becoming a devotee to another artist, and the artist after art.
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Job and Employment Links for the Week of January 15 http://on.nypl.org/2itkz8B
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