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  • Holiday gift guide 2013: ‘Doctor Who,’ ‘Hobbit,’ ‘Thrones’ and more

     
    You don't have to take your broom to Diagon Alley, cross the Bifrost, traverse the Misty Mountains or steal a […]...
  • ‘Marvels & Monsters’ exhibit explores comics’ portrayal of Asians

     
    With his slit-like eyes, spiky nails and Fu Manchu mustache, this Chinese mastermind’s appearance was about as subtle as his […]...
  • 95% of Americans find libraries 'important,' Pew reports

    95% of Americans find libraries 'important,' Pew reports
    In a study released Wednesday, Pew reports that an overwhelming majority of Americans value libraries. Ninety-five percent of Americans 16 and older say that libraries are important because of the opportunities and resources they provide, and because they...
  • Colorado school shooting: New details on 80 seconds of terror

    Colorado school shooting: New details on 80 seconds of terror
    CENTENNIAL, Colo. – Carrying a shotgun, a machete, a bandolier of ammunition and a backpack with three incendiary devices, Karl Halverson Pierson entered Arapahoe High School and launched 80 seconds of terror as he hunted his debate coach, who was...
  • Guillermo del Toro opens his ‘Cabinet of Curiosities’ with new book

     
    Over the last two decades, filmmaker Guillermo del Toro has become known as one of popular culture’s great visionaries. He’s […]...
  • Film academy acquires material documenting career of Michael Woulfe

    Film academy acquires material documenting career of Michael Woulfe
    Drawings, photographs, clippings and correspondence documenting the career of renowned movie costume designer Michael Woulfe have been acquired by the Margaret Herrick Library of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Woulfe, who died in...
  • Dolly Parton talks 'Blue Smoke' album, tour, Imagination Library

    Dolly Parton talks 'Blue Smoke' album, tour, Imagination Library
    Dolly Parton was a fireball of energy when she called for a quick 10-minute chat about her forthcoming album, “Blue Smoke,” and the companion tour that takes her to Australia in February and then across Europe next summer, with some U.S. dates...
  • Los Angeles Public Library's top menu collection just got better

    Los Angeles Public Library's top menu collection just got better
    Thirty boxes of stuff -- the kind of thing a frustrated spouse might suggest be cleared out of the garage -- is being donated to the L.A. Public Library, which has accepted the lot with much enthusiasm. The boxes belong to Dr. Melvin Schrier, a...
  • Hoopla, a Netflix for library patrons, adds streaming deals

    Hoopla, a Netflix for library patrons, adds streaming deals
    There's a new way to get movies, TV shows, music and audiobooks for free on the Internet. And no, it's not piracy -- it's through public libraries.  Hoopla Digital, a Netflix-like service for library card holders, on Wednesday announced agreements with ...
  • This Beethoven hunter knows the score

    This Beethoven hunter knows the score
    BONN, Germany — The slightest hint that a lost manuscript, letter or personal artifact of the great German composer Ludwig van Beethoven might exist and be available for acquisition is enough to get Michael Ladenburger's adrenaline pumping. The...
  • James Patterson dubbed a 'champion' by Library of Congress

    James Patterson dubbed a 'champion' by Library of Congress
    Bestselling author James Patterson was named a champion at the Library of Congress this week -- the first-ever Champion of its Young Readers Center. The 5-year-old Young Readers Center is the only part of the Library of Congress that encourages...