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Shelve This, Bill Maher

Teri Markson | Posted 12.17.2011 | Los Angeles
Teri Markson

I will state right up front that I am a librarian. I am also a big fan of Bill Maher. But as far as I'm concerned he really stuck his foot in it on Oct. 14 when he said, "We have the Internet. We don't need a library at all."

LA Libraries Bring Back Monday Hours

Posted 09.17.2011 | Los Angeles

All 73 libraries in the Los Angeles Public Library system are re-opening their doors on Mondays after budget cuts forced them to reduce hours last yea...

Los Angeles Public Library Wins Secured Funding | Michael Kelley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The voters in Los Angeles overwhelmingly approved Tuesday a charter amendment that will secure Los Angeles Public Library's funding for years to come....

Battle Over Books Brewing

The Informer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Due to drastically reduced library hours and staff, which were caused by severe, City Hall-approved budget cuts, Markson says her outreach work to loc...

LAPD Vs. Libraries: Cops Oppose Library Funding Measure, Fearing Cuts to Police Budget

The Informer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The union that represents LAPD officers came out strongly today against Measure L, an item on the March 8 ballot that would set aside funding for the ...