Study Shows That Books That Have Been Quarantined for Three Days are Safe to Check Out

A scientific study shows that physical books are safe to check out from libraries after three days of quarantine. … Read More >Study Shows That Books That Have Been Quarantined for Three Days are Safe to Check Out

Libraries See Surge in Demand for eBooks During Pandemic

The District of Columbia Public Libraries has seen this surge and have been trying to meet the demand. “Since the library closed on March 16, we’ve had about seven thousand people register for library cards,” said Richard Reyes-Gavilan, the Executive Director of the District of Columbia Public Libraries. Over 300,000 books have been borrowed since mid-March and that has become a problem because their collection is limited. … Read More >Libraries See Surge in Demand for eBooks During Pandemic