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British Library to show Declaration

Celebrated US documents the Bill of Rights and the Declaration of Independence go on display in the UK for the first time next year at the British Library......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukJun 12th, 2019

Belafonte, Mantel among this year"s "Library Lions"

NEW YORK (AP) — Being named a "Library Lion" by the New York Public Library was one of Harry Belafonte's easier awards......»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 9th, 2016

Greek foundation unveils new Athens opera, national library

A leading Greek foundation on Friday unveiled a sprawling new park, opera and national library in southern Athens designed to "give hope" to a country brought low by a six-year economic crisis. The 1,400-seat opera, library and adjoining park de.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 14th, 2017

Two books, borrowed 52 years ago, returned to library in Oregon

The books "Basic Principles of Speech," and "Preface to Critical Reading," were place in the Portland State University Library book drop earlier in October after they were checked out on Jan. 3, 1963, the library said in a statement earlier this week. The.....»»

Category: booksSource: yahooOct 17th, 2015

Library without books debuts at Florida’s newest college

By Letitia Stein TAMPA Fla. (Reuters) - The library opening with the first day of classes on Monday at Florida's newest college features a sunlit arched roof and cozy reading chairs - but not a single book. A fully digital library is among the futuri.....»»

Category: booksSource: yahooMar 15th, 2019

Sex manual returned to New York Public Library 54 years after it was due

The New York Public Library says it received in the mail an overdue library book — a 1926 sex manual — that was checked out more than 50 years ago......»»

Category: booksSource: yahooAug 5th, 2014

Elvis' library card, movie script to be auctioned at Graceland - ABS CBN News

ReutersElvis' library card, movie script to be auctioned at GracelandABS CBN NewsA library card signed by Elvis Presley in seventh grade is expected to be among the hottest items at an auction of the late singer's possessions at his Memphis mansio.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMay 8th, 2019

British Library to mark Harry Potter"s 20th with exhibition

LONDON (AP) — It has been almost two decades since Harry Potter emerged from his cupboard under the stairs, and the British Library plans to mark the occasion with an exhibition......»»

Category: topSource: yahooAug 8th, 2016

British Library Marks 20th Anniversary of "Harry Potter" With 2017 Exhibition

It has been almost two decades since Harry Potter emerged from his cupboard under the stairs, and the British Library plans to mark the occasion with an exhibition......»»

Category: tvSource: accesshollywoodAug 11th, 2016

British Library given listed status

The British Library, the largest UK public building built in the 20th Century, gets protected status for "outstanding architectural and historic interest"......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukJan 26th, 2017

Ghent Library moves home via human chain

Volunteers in Ghent, Belgium, have their local library move covered......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukJan 26th, 2017

NY Public Library reopens famous rooms after restoration

NEW YORK (AP) — Two majestic interiors of New York City's main public library have reopened after more than two years of repairs and conservation......»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 6th, 2016

Franz Kafka: Israeli library wins legal battle over unpublished papers

Israel's Supreme Court rules a collection of unpublished Franz Kafka manuscripts, must be transferred from an Israeli family to the country's National Library, ending an eight year battle......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukAug 10th, 2016

Listen to Conan O’Brien have an orgasm!

Bijoux Indiscrets has created the Orgasm Library of real sounds and they are asking you to upload your sounds of pleasure. Wanting to be charitable, Conan O’Brien added his O sound to the library. A sound that makes me feels sorry for his poor wife......»»

Category: topSource: seriouslyomgJun 1st, 2016

Historic 1493 letter on Columbus voyage is returned to Italy

ROME (AP) — The United States has returned to Italy a letter written by Christopher Columbus in 1493 about his discovery of the New World that was stolen from a Florence library and unwittingly acquired by the Library of Congress......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 18th, 2016

‘Ghostbusters,’ ‘Top Gun,’ ‘L.A. Confidential’ Among 2015 National Film Registry Selections

“Ghostbusters,” “Top Gun,” “L.A. Confidential” and “Being There” are among the Library of Congress’ 2015 selections for the National Film Registry. Each year, the Library of Congress adds 25 notable fi.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyDec 16th, 2015

VIDEO: Rennie Mackintosh library fittings may be saved

Experts have decided it may be possible to reinstate some of the original light fittings of the Glasgow School of Art library which was destroyed in a fire.....»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukJan 21st, 2017

Library of Congress gets trove of Ernie Kovacs videos

WASHINGTON (AP) — A trove of video material of comedian Ernie Kovacs has been acquired by the Library of Congress, where it will be preserved......»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 3rd, 2015

Black Lives Matter, In Case You Forgot (VIDEO)

The campus library at Dartmouth was marauded by BlackLivesMatter protesters who seemed really hashtag fucking belligerent and aggressive for an Ivy League library. You’re not facing Bull Connor and his attack dogs. These are prep school kids studyin.....»»

Category: topSource: wwtddNov 17th, 2015

Novelist Ishiguro"s notes and works head to Texas library

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - The sweeping archives of award-winning novelist Kazuo Ishiguro will be heading to a University of Texas research library, including a discarded opening chapter for his best-known book, "The Remains of the Day," the university sai.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 25th, 2015

Israeli court rules Kafka works to go to National Library

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli court has stripped an Israeli family of a collection of Franz Kafka manuscripts, ruling that they be transferred to the country's National Library......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 1st, 2015