Category Archives: Occupy Libraries

$47,000 settlement to Occupy Librarians

I haven’t heard much about the Occupy movement lately, but this article came up in the Books section of my Google News feed this morning. Apparently the city of NY will be paying $47,000 to the Occupy Library for the … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Cup, Customer Service, and an Update from the People's Library

I am home sick today, blargh! I spent the morning on the couch, knitting and watching The Adventures of Pete and Pete, but now that I am feeling a little bit better, it is time to be productive! The goal … Continue reading

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5,000 books trashed

I’m so sorry Zuccotti Park was so recklessly dealt with last night. It’s a tremendous waste, and it’s also baffling that such drastic measures were taken so suddenly. Apparently the OWS Library’s 5,000 book collection was just dumped in the … Continue reading

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Occupy Libraries Map

I started a Google Map for the Occupy Libraries I’ve found so far. Please edit to help flesh it out! http://tinyurl.com/OccupyLibrariesMap

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Occupy Wall Street Library

A LIBRARY has formed organically in New York City in the middle of the Occupy Wall Street movement! They have a blog here. Apparently, after people started camping in the park books started turning up, someone began to organize them, … Continue reading

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