Looking for the perfect book to read to your little one? Look no further than our 2016 #BestBooks for Kids list! Our librarians chose 100 gorgeous books, ranging from poetry to nonfiction to picture books - these are their top 10 picks: [ On.nypl.org Link ]
We're live with four of NYPL's expert librarians to chat about our #BestBooks of 2016 lists for kids and teens and give you book recommendations! Comment with a genre or a few books or authors you love, and they'll work their magic to find your next great read. Check out our #BestBooks lists here: [ On.nypl.org Link ]
We're pleased to announce the release of our 2016 #BestBooks Lists for Kids and Teens! Our expert librarians read through hundreds of books this year and selected their favorite 100 children's books and 50 young adult titles to share with you. Find the perfect book to give as a gift this holiday season or to add to your child's reading list: [ On.nypl.org Link ]
In honor of World AIDS Day, we're re-sharing a short film discussing activist Katrina Haslip, founder of ACE (AIDS Counseling and Education), and her work helping incarcerated women living with HIV/AIDS. The film was produced for the NYPL exhibition Why We Fight: Remembering AIDS Activism in 2014, and features archival materials from the exhibition and our collections.
"It's important to build literacy because I want my daughter to succeed not only in school and academics, but in life. And when you build literacy, you build life skills: the ability to find information that you need and the ability to understand yourself and the world around you." - Trenicia Childs, Educator and Mom
Donate $50 or more to NYPL for #GivingTuesday, and give your loved one the unique gift of having his or her name placed in a brand new book entering the Library's circulation across NYC! Learn more: [ On.nypl.org Link ]
We put together a gift guide for the librarians and bookish loved ones in your life - and as a Cyber Monday bonus, all of these items ship for free from The New York Public Library Shop today: [ On.nypl.org Link ]
We're all decked out for the holiday season! It's the most wonderful time of the year to stop in at our Stephen A. Schwarzman Building to see all of the decorations and exhibitions on display: [ On.nypl.org Link ]