Authors' Library Bequests, George Lucas Acquires African American Film Archive, Toy Libraries | Around the Web, Jan. 24, 2020

Each week, the hardworking editors of LJ scour the web for the best library and book news and views. This week we check out toy libraries, examine authors' relationships with libraries, laud LJ's Reviewers of the Year, and listen to Radiohead.

 

Each week, the hardworking editors of LJ scour the web for the best library and book news and views. This week we check out toy libraries, examine authors' posthumous relationships with libraries, praise and re-praise LJ's Reviewers of the Year, and listen to Radiohead.

8 Bequests by Famous Authors to Libraries via BookRiot

National Archives removes exhibit that altered images of Women's March via Reuters

George Lucas’ New Museum Acquires Major Archive of African American Film History via Smithsonian Magazine

This growing trend lets kids check out games and dolls from a toy library via Washington Post

Radiohead launched an online ‘public library’ with rare tracks and a printable library card via The Verge

Are Small Town Mysteries Comforting Fictions—or Terrifyingly Relevant?  via CrimeReads

LJ's 2019 Reviewers of the Year

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