American Library Association

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2012

    Movement to Digitize Libraries Gains San Francisco Ally

    Some might think that libraries would hate the idea of being digitalized -- the scanning of books, papers and other texts and creating a virtual counterpart. But turns out, that's not actually the case.Organizations, including the San Francisco-based Electronic Frontier Foundation and the American L ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 21, 2011
  • Blogs

    November 11, 2010

    Videogame Competition at S.F. Libarary Comes as Surprise to Librarian

    ‚ÄčOf all the libraries in the city, you might think it odd that little old Bernal Heights would be the one tapped to host a national competition. So does the librarian there. On the American Library Association website, Bernal is listed as San Francisco's participating branch in Saturday's "Nationa ... More >>

  • News

    November 3, 2004

    Letters to the Editor

    Week of Wednesday, November 3, 2004

  • News

    July 25, 2001

    That Secret Shame

    You don't have to be embarrassed to read romance novels anymore. With modern themes and better writing, Bay Area authors are helping to make the genre almost (gasp!) respectable.

  • News

    February 2, 2000

    Spy vs Spite

    The Clinton administration has praised the Anti-Defamation League for helping shield kids from Internet hate. But should a group that spied on thousands of Californians be allowed to police the Web?

  • Calendar

    September 17, 1997
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    August 13, 1997
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    June 25, 1997
  • News

    July 19, 1995

    Runaway InfoExpress

    Should the San Francisco Library be pay-per-view?

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