Poor mothers often spend way too much time hunched over a washboard. What if they could use those hours to curl up with their kids and read a book instead? A group of friends at Oxford University plans
They turned a library into The Library, a high-tech incubator space. TEL AVIV, Israel—For Yehuda Sabag, the biggest fear about launching a tech startup out of a public library was the noise. That might
Formula for success in Central Oregon: know the users, spot the opportunities, act with vigor. In 2010, the administrators of the Deschutes Public Library system, in the beautiful high desert region of
The Architect's City, a monthly series on Curbed National, invites an emerging architect to reimagine an existing structure in his or her city. This month's column considers New York's public libraries.