James Patterson Announces Gifts To Booksellers, LibrariesA Texas bookstore is a part of James Patterson's $2 million holiday gift program, with grants and bonuses to schools and libraries and independent bookstores.
Award Honors 2 North Texas Librarians & 8 Others Across U.S.A librarian in Denton who makes librarians look "cool" and another in Granbury who during the summer fought to keep two LGBT children's books from being banned are among 10 recipients of the I Love My Librarian Award.
Collin County Commissioners Cut $240,000 In Library FundingCollin County commissioners have voted to all county funding to the libraries -- about $240,000.
Book On LGBT Issues To Remain In Kid's Section At Texas LibraryHood County commissioners spent nearly three hours Tuesday listening to members of the public on both sides of arguments over some controversial books.
Beating The Heat At The Local LibraryWhen the North Texas sun is blazing and air conditioners struggle to cool, when there is no other place to hide from the heat, some people find a quiet, cold place to shelter among the shelves in the local library.
South Dallas High School Students Snag Free Prom DressesLucky south Dallas high school students received free prom dresses Saturday at the Martin Luther King Jr. Branch Library.
Kids Visit Bush Presidential Library On President's Day While classmates hit the books on this President’s day, fifth grade students from Carrollton’s Janie Stark elementary were learning history—hands on.
Jail Time For Unreturned Library Books?A Texas state law took effect in September that defines the failure to return library books as theft. The law mandates up to a $100 fine per offense.
Oswald Home In Irving To Open As MuseumFifty years after JFK's assassination, Irving is opening a house it hopes will tell a part of the story many people don’t know; where Marina and Lee Harvey Oswald spent their last night together.
Bedford Library Joins Battle Against E-Book PublishersThe Bedford Public Library has joined more than two dozen others in a growing battle with e-book publishers.
Texas, Libraries Work Against Childhood Obesity Hundreds of public libraries and schools across Texas are eligible to receive nutrition and fitness-related books and DVDs to help fight childhood obesity.
Best Summer Reading Events For Kids In DFWSummer is here and it's time to enroll your child in summer reading events to keep him or her ready for school when it starts up again. Here's a list of the best ones.