Paul Dorr, who burned four LGBT children's books he got from the library, claims his actions were protected by the First Amendment. A judge disagreed.
Academic institutions and libraries are adapting to a sharply polarized landscape that doesn't neatly divide into primary and secondary sources.
Almost 8,000 jobs in UK libraries have disappeared in six years, as the profession faces its "greatest crisis in history."
The Knight News Challenge awarded a total of $3.2 million to 17 data projects on Tuesday.
Campus libraries are throwing out books by the hundred thousand, to make way for anything but books.
The Baltimore Orioles postpone a second game against the Chicago White Sox Tuesday, but public libraries remain open.
How can anyone try to stop the spread of books and reading?
Following a blaze in Moscow, Newsweek asked professionals how they prepare for damage and rescue collections.