Lawrence Liang in praise of small press and small personal collections. “Yet strangely when I think of libraries it is rarely the New York public library that comes to mind even… Continue reading
Newspaper box on sidewalk in Chicago converted into a free book exchange. Nice.
Cute article on mini libraries by Shannon Mattern in ‘Places’ journal.
Yesterday I met with Megan Shaw Prelinger and Rick Prelinger at the Prelinger Library, an incredible ‘appropriation-friendly’ and idiosyncratic archive (over 40,000 books, periodicals, printed ephemera and government documents), nestled in the outskirts… Continue reading