Aeromoto started two years ago with a small idea – a group of friends living in Mexico City wanted to combine their personal libraries and share them with other interested people. It’s now grown into a thriving… Continue reading
Ovnibus is a mobile library – and public laboratory of social and cultural projects – in a converted bus, roaming (occasionally) around Mexico City. It’s been based in the neighbourhood of Roma, currently behind Huerto… 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