Questions tagged [library-and-information-science]

Questions related to the area of studies known as library and information science or LIS.

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Oldest library in America?

What’s the oldest free public library in North America? I personally think that this question will be of at least some interest to regular users of this board,as well as some history buffs!
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Does the “Little Free Library” program actually provide access to books to low income communities?

Little Free Library is an organization that builds and distributes miniature libraries that can hold, I would guess about twenty books each. Here's a picture of one from Wikimedia Commons: The Little ...