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Summer Reading Wall 2015

It’s become a Bank Street Library tradition, thanks to Archivist Lindsey Wyckoff, to put up a Summer Reading Wall. Here’s what our patrons young and old read over the summer break.

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Reference Questions: Books With More Than One Location

Q: I’m looking for this book. The record says Claudia Lewis collection, where is that? A: There are lots of books that are in more than one location in the library. For instance, in the record for the book above,

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Education Policy Books

If you are interested in the politics of education policy and reform we have some new thought-provoking books by heavyweights in the field that you will definitely want to check out. Ravitch, Saltman and Giroux, among others, argue against the

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​@katyehbooks talking to the 11/12s about The Truth About Twinkie Pie last spring​. Can't wait to welcome Kat back to Bank Street as our Dorothy Carter Writer-in-Residence this spring! Yay! #tbt Love this shot of Pres. John Niemeyer and his wife reading The Runaway Bunny, taken for Australian Women's Weekly in 1961 #tbt #bankstreetarchives Organizing Irma Black Award submissions! Wall tattoo. What a pleasure to listen to these two amazing women last night!! Childhood friends Meg Medina & RJ Palacio discussed their lives, families, work, and inspiration and how to offer hope and support to all right now. Just came across this quote from Lucy Sprague Mitchell in an old newsletter. "...I should wish to work along many lines to develop people who both understand and care about what happens to human beings everywhere." #tbt Happy Election Day! @hervetullet signing while @sussingoutbooks & Brian Pinkney chat #bookfest16