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Using films to promote literacy : Mumbai NGO gets US award

Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 14:19

PlanetRead, a Mumbai-based Indian non-profit, has won US Library of Congress`s Literacy Award for its innovative programme to promote literacy skills.

Birmingham to open largest public library in Europe

Last Updated: Thursday, August 29, 2013, 13:28

Library of Birmingham, the largest public library in Europe, will open to the public on Sept. 3.

India gives aid for a Library in Nepal

Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013, 13:40

India has provided financial assistance of Rs 27.6 million to construct a three-storeyed library building for Nepal Academy .

India to build library for Nepali academicians

Last Updated: Thursday, August 22, 2013, 18:07

India has agreed to provide Nepal Rs.4.41 crore to build a three-storied library for the Nepal Academy here.

Sweden recovers stolen royal books from US

Last Updated: Thursday, July 25, 2013, 08:46

Two antique books that were stolen from Sweden`s National Library were handed back after being recovered in the US.

No class-action status in Google book case: US court

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013, 13:49

Google Inc got a friendly ruling today from a federal appeals panel that stripped a group representing authors of class-action status.

Keith Richards has 20k pounds bill overdue at library

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 13:07

Keith Richards apparently owes a library bill worth a whopping 20000 pounds for books he failed to return 50 years ago.

Barack Obama`s gift list released

Last Updated: Friday, April 26, 2013, 14:14

The Federal Register has posted a list of presidential gifts that could end up in Barack Obama`s future library.

British Library to archive billions of webpages

Last Updated: Saturday, April 06, 2013, 13:33

Embarking on the biggest expansion of its archiving power since 17th century, the British Library intends to record the country`s burgeoning collection of online cultural and intellectual works.

Pink Floyd and Simon and Garfunkel’s classic albums to be preserved by US Library

Last Updated: Friday, March 22, 2013, 14:06

Pink Floyd’s ‘The Dark Side of the Moon’ and Simon and Garfunkel’s ‘Sounds of Silence’ are to seal their place in history at the US Library of Congress as part of its National Recording Registry.

Library dedicated to George Washington gets USD 10mn gift

Last Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013, 23:42

Philanthropist David Rubenstein is giving USD 10 million to George Washington`s Mount Vernon estate in northern Virginia to build a library for the first US president`s books and papers.

Library book returned 55 years late!

Last Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013, 13:45

A long overdue book has finally been returned to the New York Public Library - 55 years late.