Little Free Library

Some Little Free Libraries are being robbed of books

By Chris Meadows
August 4, 2015 // 1 Comment

When it comes to getting people interested in reading, the Little Free Library is a great idea, as we’ve reported here a number of times before. But sometimes even Little Free Libraries can run [...]

Budapest’s beautiful book stations

By Paul St John Mackintosh
December 16, 2014 // 0 Comments

Budapest has one delightful and very practical resource for the reading public: drop-off book stations where people can both deposit and pick up books. These are … ahem … stationed in the [...]

TARDIS mini-libraries prove libraries are bigger on the inside

By Paul St John Mackintosh
July 28, 2014 // 0 Comments

Doctor Who fans everywhere will be able to tell you that the TARDIS, the Doctor’s iconic time and space travel machine, is bigger on the inside than it looks from the outside – which is a [...]

Open a small community library, get fined or shut down?

By Paul St John Mackintosh
June 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

The spirit of the community library and encouraging reading is clearly not evenly distributed everywhere across the U.S. As citizens of Leawood, Kansas, found when they started erecting Little Free [...]

Sharing physical books: Thinking inside the box

By libertyc
June 14, 2013 // 0 Comments

How can you keep paper library books relevant in an increasingly digital age? Thinking outside the box in where you put them. Or perhaps thinking inside the box. A few weeks ago as I was bicycling [...]

How to build you very own Little Free Library

By Dan Eldridge
April 10, 2013 // 0 Comments

I vaguely remember seeing a few blog posts and photo-heavy features here and there in months past about tiny, DIY libraries. It always seemed to me like the sort of thing you might expect to see in [...]

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