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New York Public Library Renovation

The Central Library Plan Deserves an Educated Public Debate

Seth Baum | Posted 05.05.2014 | New York
Seth Baum

The controversy surrounding the New York Public Library's Central Library Plan has recently gained steam. What is most important is that the plan receives the educated public debate it deserves -- debate that has scarcely yet occurred.

The Fight For The NYPL

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 10.01.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Like the famous marble lions out front, the New York Public Library's flagship building has long symbolized serene endurance in the s...

Preservationists File Lawsuit Against NYPL Renovation Plans

AP | Posted 09.04.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — A group of preservationists and scholars has filed a lawsuit to stop the New York Public Library from removing millions of books from...

PHOTOS: New York Public Library In 2018

Posted 02.18.2013 | Books

The New York Public Library's flagship building on Fifth Avenue is undergoing a $300 million renovation, courtesy of the London-based architect Foster...