New York State PTA Offers 'Reading Checkup' Program To Parents With Young Children Who May Have Fallen BehindBetween remote learning and many libraries being closed until recently, concerns about a summer slide in children's reading skills are high.
At Floyd Memorial Library In Greenport, Learning Never Stops"It really feels like this is a haven where you can be hopeful," library clerk Brian Mealy told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
New York Public Library Now Offering Grab-And-Go Services At Select BranchesEight branches reopened Monday across Manhattan, the Bronx and Staten Island.
New York City's Public Libraries To Start Offering Grab-And-Go ServicesThe New York, Brooklyn and Queens public libraries plan to provide grab-and-good book services.
Coronavirus Update: New York Public Library Sees Rise In E-Book ReadershipThe library is also offering virtual tutoring and help with homework.
NYC Resident Author Jason Reynolds Named Library Of Congress AmbassadorBestselling young adult poet, author becomes latest national ambassador for young people's literature.
See The List: New Yorkers' Most Checked-Out Books Of 2019The New York Public Library is sharing its list of the most checked-out books of 2019.
Publisher Looks To Limit Libraries' Collection Of New E-Books For Loan To ReadersStarting Nov. 1, library systems will only be allowed to purchase one copy of publishing giant Macmillan’s new titles in e-book format.
Best Things To Do This Weekend In NY: April 28 And 29This weekend you can drink for a cause, brush up on your French and celebrate trees. Have fun!
NYC Libraries With Amazing Children's RoomsHelp kids learn to love words!
Smartphone App Uses Text Message Stories To Get Kids 'Hooked' On ReadingAn app allows users to read fast paced short stories right on their smartphones, and in the form of text messages between two people.
National Poetry Month: NYC Literary Events, Open Mics And MoreApril is National Poetry Month—the world’s largest literary celebration. Here are our picks for the best events in the city.
Brooklyn's Best Independent BookstoresOur roundup of the six best bookstores in Brooklyn, including powerHouse Arena, WORD Brooklyn, Book Thug Nation and more.
5 Best Places In NYC To Curl Up With A BookLiving in New York City means it's hard to get away from the hustle and bustle. But it's not impossible. We've picked the five best places to curl up with a book.
7 Best Books Written By Internet CelebritiesThere used to be a day when celebrities were movie stars and rock stars. The World Wide Web changed everything and created a whole new brand of star: the Internet sensation.