Portrait dated May 15, 1992, of African National Congress President Nelson Mandela taken during a press conference at the end of the first day of the Convention for a Democratic South Africa (CODESA). (TREVOR SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Nelson Mandela Retrospective On Display At NY Public Library

“The Struggle For Justice: Nelson Mandela, A Tribute,” will be on display through Dec. 21 at two locations.


NYPL St. Agnes Branch (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Upper West Side Resident Sues NYPL For $5.5M Over Body Odor Toss

An Upper West Side resident thinks being asked to leave the library stinks, and he is suing to prove it.


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NYPL President Pleads Guilty To DWI

Anthony Marx was fined $500 and ordered to attend alcohol counseling and a driving program. His driver’s license will be revoked for six months.


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Officials: Watching Porn At NYC Libraries Falls Within First Amendment Rights

It’s the last thing you’d expect to find at New York City’s public libraries. But find it you will — pornography.