Alice Knapp

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Stunning Wood Furniture Looks Like Its Tied in a Knot

Artisan Kino Guerin makes sturdy wood look as though it's as easy to tie as string. The beautifully-crafted furniture is a family affair – his wife, Elyse, sometimes helps in the fabrication of tables, shelving, and more. Guerin uses a variety of woods like walnut, zebrawood, and Wenge veneers, …

British Library Uploads 1 million Images to Flickr

Drawing from over 65,000 books spanning from the 17th to the 19th century, the British Library has uploaded over a million images to Flickr and the …

In Japan, public libraries embrace digital tech with NFCs

Hanno City Library in Japan is integrating its collection with digital tech, using NFCs to help visitors more easily browse the contents of each …

Library of Congress Adds Pulp Fiction, Roger Me to Film Registry

Every year, the Library of Congress selects 25 motion pictures to add to the National Film Registry. This time around, a charming tale of accidental …

Columbia University library acquires Kitchen Sink Press archives

Columbia University Libraries’ Rare Book & Manuscript Library has acquired the archives of Kitchen Sink Press, comprised of more than 50,000 letters, …

Library Rejects $3,000 Donation From Atheist Blogger, Saying He Belongs To 'Hate Group'

<i>Updated: Dec. 20 5:50 p.m. EST</i><p>An Illinois library has returned a $3,000 check donated by an atheist blogger, citing that he belongs to a “hate group.”<p>Hemant Mehta, a Naperville math teacher and author of the Friendly Atheist blog, decided to launch a fundraiser for the Morton Grove Public Library …

45 Classic Library Design Ideas

See the most stylish ways to stack treasured reads.<p>Whether your home is traditional, modern or somewhere in between, we've got the ultimate book-curation inspiration.