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中文书籍讨论会 | Chinese Book Discussion 11/16/2016

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Новые русские названия, чтобы не упустить, ноябрь 2016 | New Russian Books

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Booktalking "Be a Changemaker" by Laurie Ann Thompson

tart changing the world by becoming a social entrepreneur. All you need is passion, drive, time, and commitment to your cause.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of November 20

Find job fairs, workshops, and more.Read More ›

Novedades de Noviembre 2016: ¡Celebrando el Día de Acción de Gracias!

¡Celebra el Día de Acción de Gracias con historias de romance y recetas de cocinas a tu alcance. Read More ›

Celebrate the Best Books for Teens 2016!

We're throwing not one, not two, but THREE parties — one at Bronx Library Center, one at Hamilton Grange Library, and one at Stapleton Library — on Thursday, Dec. 1, at 4 PM, to celebrate the release of our Best Books for Teens list.Read More ›

Learn More about this Semester's Schomburg Center Pre-Professionals

Steven G. Fullwood, Associate Curator in our Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, and Manager of the Schomburg Center's BNY Mellon Pre-Professional Development Program, highlights this semester's group of inspiring pre-professionals who are working to curate, document, promote, and maintain our brand and narrative.Read More ›

Booktalking "The Behavior Gap" by Carl Richards

Exploring the intersection of using money as a tool for goods and services and happiness. Read More ›

NYPL #FridayReads: The We Knew Colson Whitehead When Edition November 18, 2016

During the week, it can be tough to stay on top of everything. On Fridays, though, we suggest kicking back to catch up on all the delightful literary reading the internet has to offer. Don’t have the time to hunt for good reads? Never fear. We’ve rounded up the best bookish reading of the week for you.Read More ›

Year Up: Free Job Training in Business and Technology

Year Up empowers low-income young adults to go from poverty to professional careers in a single year!Read More ›

The Bronx Goes to Hollywood: Neil Simon

To celebrate the Bronxites who have found success in Hollywood, Parkchester Library will be viewing films starring, written by, or directed by men and women who were born in our borough.Read More ›

James McBride: Where to Begin

This post is part of a series in which Readers Services librarians suggest a good starting place for authors appearing in our LIVE from the NYPL series this fall.Read More ›

Found Staten Island Stories 4: A Light to Guide, Part 2

This is a continuation of the fourth in a series of posts highlighting some of the fascinating stories from the historical Staten Island newspapers now being digitized and uploaded to the web. Learn more about this project.Read More ›

Found Staten Island Stories 4: A Light To Guide

This is the fourth in a series of posts highlighting some of the fascinating stories from the historical Staten Island newspapers now being digitized and uploaded to the web.Read More ›

NYPL Events: What's Happening 11/14-11/28

Welcome to our biweekly update on events happening during the next two weeks at the Library. With 92 locations across New York City, a lot is happening at The New York Public Library. We're highlighting some of our events—including author talks, free classes, community art shows, performances, concerts, and exhibitions—and you can always find more at If you want our round-up in your inbox, sign up here. We look forward to seeing you at the Library.Read More ›

Podcast #138: Wole Soyinka on Hollywood, Reparations, and Morgan Freeman

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Wole Soyinka is the first African Nobel Prize winner in literature. A writer of prose, poetry, and drama, Soyinka has brought political engagement to the forefront of his work, levying wide-ranging critiques, ranging 

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Job and Employment Links for the Week of November 13

Please note this page will be revised when more recruitment events for the week of November 13 become available.Read More ›

Now Screening: New Yorker Digital Archive

Ever since its launch in 1925, the New Yorker has been a fixture of newsstands, coffee tables, and commuter bags. The New York Public Library recently acquired the New Yorker Digital Archive, a database that provides access to every issue of the New Yorker, often including new issues days before their print release. Now you can read the New Yorker from home, school, or anywhere else in the world with an internet connection and your library card.Read More ›

New York Times Read Alikes: November 20, 2016

A new legal thriller and a new love story make their debuts on the list this week.Read More ›

Inside the Conservation Lab: Lead White Conversion

This drawing is featured in the current exhibition A Curious Hand: The Prints of Henri-Charles Guérard. It came to conservation earlier this year because the white paint highlights had become darkened over time. Read More ›
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