It's got 3-D printers, laser cutters, sewing machines, and its own roast coffee, named "shush."
With two of the library's six employees gone over a dumb controversy, it's hard to find much of a winner in this story.
Pick up a book at one stop and, hopefully, return it before you get off the subway.
A bite-sized bookshelf greets readers in English, Spanish and Chinese.
Anything to get the kids in the library, right?
The "inhabitable" library looks more like a weird robot or a doughnut on stilts.
History's greatest journeys, now available in KML files.
The Bush Presidential Center will include a library, museum, and think tank.
How good things once were!
More than half of Poland doesn't seem to be reading anything. Would a more festive library design help them pick up a book?
Slow commute? No problem.
Enter the filament mind.
Can this flashy library outside Rotterdam combat the town's 10 percent illiteracy rate?
Thousands of books flood Federation Square in "Literature vs. Traffic."
This library on wheels carries over 1,200 books by or about contemporary artists around Mexico City.
An abandoned Wal-Mart warehouse is transformed into the largest public library in the country.
A social media hoax outwitted an anti-tax group and galvanized voters in Troy, Michigan.
Artist John Locke is converting obsolete Manhattan phone booths into mini libraries. Now if only people would stop stealing his entire book collection.
A new installation in Seattle encourages users to rethink how they consume music