New York Public Library

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Name: New York Public Library
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Travel Report: Mark Grueter, History

Mark Grueter, a PhD candidate in History, received a  Graduate International Research Travel Award to further his research in the United States. His report:I recently traveled to New York City and Washington, D.C. to access library and archival collections ... [Published Simon Fraser University - 12 hours ago]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Maps Of The Day

The New York Public Library has  digitally released more than 20,000 historic maps for free use: Containing maps from the 16th through to the early 20th century, the collection focuses mainly on the United States, particularly New York, but ... [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Steve Hindy Talks on the Craft Beer Revolution

The post by Channaly Philipp , Epoch Times appeared first on The Epoch Times .Brooklyn Brewery president and co-founder Steve Hindy will be speaking at the New York Public Library on April 25, 7 p.m., to discuss how microbrewery pioneers challenged the ... [Published Epoch Times - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Tackling Money Matters at New York Public Library

Grantee: New York Public LibraryGrant: Laura Bush 21st Century Librarians Program – Continuing Education , 2011Contact: Marzena Ermler, Manager of Professional Development(212) 592-7313marzenaermler@nypl.orgWebsite:moneymatterspro.nypl.org“Library staff ... [Published Institute of Museum and Library Services - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

BAM presents David Lynch in conversation with Paul Holdengräber

Visionary filmmaker  David Lynch —the mastermind behind such critically-acclaimed films as “ The Elephant Man ,” “ Blue Velvet ,” “ Mulholland Drive ”  and the television series “ Twin Peaks ” —will make a rare public appearance at BAM on  Tuesday, April ... [Published Brooklyn Daily Eagle - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

Stephen E. Arnold: New York Public Library Posts Open Maps

New York Public Library Posts Maps The New York Public Library has a massive collection of beautiful maps, but instead of keeping them locked in an archive Motherboard reports, “The New York Public Library Releases 20,000 Beautiful High Resolution Maps.” ... [Published Public Intelligence Blog - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 2 reports

New York Public Library Posts Maps

The New York Public Library has a massive collection of beautiful maps, but instead of keeping them locked in an archive Motherboard reports, “The New York Public Library Releases 20,000 Beautiful High Resolution Maps.” All of the 20,000 maps ... [Published Beyond Search - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Thousands of Historic Maps Released by New York Public Library

The New York Public Library has released over 20,000 maps and cartographic works into the public domain under a Creative Commons licence.The documents, most of them hi-res, are hosted by the NYPL's Lionel Pincus & Princess Firyal Map Division, and are ... [Published History Today - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 3 reports

Check out all these old maps of Philly

The New York Public Library just digitized a giant collection of maps and has made them available for download. Obviously it's not just Philly stuff. Just go to their site, log in, and dig around. ... [Published Philadelphia City Paper - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 5 reports

New York Public Library Offers 20,000 Plus Historical Maps For Free

If you know where you came from, it is a whole lot easier then to know just where you are going. This is why the study of history is extremely important, and for those of you who love the Big Apple and wanted to check out what New York City’s maps looked ... [Published UberGizmo - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Columbia Records Executive’s Archive Headed to New York Public Library

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts , at Lincoln Center, has acquired the personal archives of George Avakian , a record executive and producer who, during his years at Columbia Records, oversaw some of the 20th century’s most important ... [Published Gnom.es - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 3 reports

New York Public Library partners with Zola to offer algorithmic book recommendations [NewTeeVee Station]

Visitors to the New York Public Library’s website will have a new way to decide what to read next: The library is partnering with New York-based startup Zola Books to offer algorithm-based recommendations to readers. The technology comes from Bookish, ... [Published GigaOM Network - Mar 24 2014]

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..."This past winter, I visited Boston with my husband and toddler," says Ingrid Ahlgren, a writer for Academic Arrangements Abroad. "I was delighted to discover that the branch of the publicpublic library near our hotel had a free story hour for children on one of the days we were in town. My daughter loved it!"
Delfau died at Northwestern University Hospital in Chicago on Tuesday, January 4, 2000. At the time, Long told the Tribune , "He was a lovely, gentle man--and totally impractical. All he wanted to do was paint and design and read books. The rest didn't matter to him."
Mariska Hargitay presented Neal Baer with the Point Leadership award and in an emotional speech Dr. Baer said, "I am deeply grateful to everyone at the for this wonderful honor. Everyone should have the right to live with dignity, respect and safety…Being gay for me means being honest and, I know the word is almost cliche today, being authentic…I can say to all of you tonight that I'm glad I'm gay, that I love being gay. I love being who I am."
...talents for being champions of the LGBTQ community," said Jorge Valencia, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of Point Foundation. "Dr. Baer's notable professional career, in which he often has included realistic and engaging LGBTQ characters in his shows, speaks perfectly to the vision and perseverance that the Point Leadership award stands for. We chose to give the Point Horizon award to Lena Dunham"

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6 Top Travel Tips for Library Lovers from Acade... [Published PRWeb - 39 mins ago]
Travel Report: Mark Grueter, History [Published Simon Fraser University - 12 hours ago]
Success, Struggle as Library Branches Fill Gap ... [Published City Limits - 12 hours ago]
Maps Of The Day [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Apr 12 2014]
Chicago Public Library Launches New Web Site, P... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 11 2014]
Steve Hindy Talks on the Craft Beer Revolution [Published Epoch Times - Apr 11 2014]
Tackling Money Matters at New York Public Library [Published Institute of Museum and Library Services - Apr 11 2014]
BAM presents David Lynch in conversation with P... [Published Brooklyn Daily Eagle - Apr 11 2014]
Who was Ruth Page? Part II [Published Examiner.com - Apr 11 2014]
Is True Detective leading to an 'undumbing of A... [Published Telegraph - Apr 09 2014]
Top 10 free things to do in New York [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 09 2014]
New York Today: Cherries Bloom in Brooklyn [Published Gnom.es - Apr 09 2014]
Lena Dunham and Dr. Neal Baer receive awards fr... [Published Staten Island Live - Apr 08 2014]
Lena Dunham and Dr. Neal Baer receive awards fr... [Published WDAM-TV - Apr 08 2014]
Trace the past with NY Public Library's Open Ac... [Published CNET Asia - Apr 07 2014]
Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: Rich GOPer ... [Published Daily Kos - Apr 07 2014]
Stephen E. Arnold: New York Public Library Post... [Published Public Intelligence Blog - Apr 06 2014]
Dancing, Predicting, Oregon, More: Saturday Mor... [Published ResearchBuzz - Apr 05 2014]
New York Public Library Posts Maps [Published Beyond Search - Apr 05 2014]
Friday Eye Candy: New York Public Library Relea... [Published Planetizen - Apr 04 2014]
A Quiet Spot in Busy Manhattan [Published CNN - Apr 04 2014]
A report from last night's Charles Portis Gala ... [Published Arkansas Times - Apr 04 2014]
A New York City Firefighting Map from 1834 Will... [Published Slate Magazine - Apr 04 2014]
Do you dig maps, history, and open-source tinke... [Published GlobalPost - Apr 03 2014]
Thousands of Historic Maps Released by New York... [Published History Today - Apr 02 2014]
French students visit Hudson School [Published Jersey Journal - Apr 02 2014]
Check out all these old maps of Philly [Published Philadelphia City Paper - Apr 02 2014]
Fully Charged: New Lenovo tablets, Android Wear... [Published Stuff.tv - Apr 02 2014]
New York Public Library makes over 20,000 maps ... [Published PandoDaily - Apr 01 2014]
The New York Public Library Has A Brilliant New... [Published Business Insider - Apr 01 2014]
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Maps Of The Day [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Apr 12 2014]
The New York Public Library has  digitally released more than 20,000 historic maps for free use: Containing maps from the 16th through to the early 20th century, the collection focuses mainly on the United States, particularly New York, but ...
Stephen E. Arnold: New York Public Library Post... [Published Public Intelligence Blog - Apr 06 2014]
New York Public Library Posts Maps The New York Public Library has a massive collection of beautiful maps, but instead of keeping them locked in an archive Motherboard reports, “The New York Public Library Releases 20,000 Beautiful High Resolution Maps.” ...
New York Public Library Posts Maps [Published Beyond Search - Apr 05 2014]
The New York Public Library has a massive collection of beautiful maps, but instead of keeping them locked in an archive Motherboard reports, “The New York Public Library Releases 20,000 Beautiful High Resolution Maps.” All of the 20,000 maps ...
NY Public Library puts 20,000 high-res historic... [Published AMERICAblog News| A great nation deserves the t ... - Apr 01 2014]
The New York Public Library has just posted 20,000 high-resolution maps, and other cartographical historical records dating from the 1600s, online, for free. It’s totally fun. I spent two hours last night going through and downloading them. It’s easy ...
New York Public Library now lets you use 20,000... [Published Engadget - Apr 01 2014]
Ever wanted to see what New York City's maps looked like before skyscrapers took over... or before Americans took over, for that matter? It's now easy as pie. The New York Public Library has published more than 20,000 of its historical maps under a ...
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