The North Shore may have to find another depository for its used books.
Lesley Williams, Evanston’s popular “Cranky Librarian,” resigns.
As Evanston librarian Lesley Williams awaits results of a termination hearing, e-mails reveal library board and director plotted her departure for years.
Evanston Library’s popular, “cranky” (and only black) librarian, Lesley Williams, is hit with a 15-day suspension for charges she says are without merit.
All Chicago Public Libraries will be closed January 19; is that a good way to honor Martin Luther King?
Author Ali Abunimah visits Evanston to discuss the conflict in Gaza and read from his book, The Battle for Justice in Palestine.
After the event was briefly canceled, blogger and author Ali Abunimah talks about Palestine and Israel at the Evanston Public Library.
Evanston Public Library pulls the plug on a talk by pro-Palestine author Ali Abunimah.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Northwestern professor Harvey Young lectures on the racist history of V-Day cards
Evanston Public Library
“Mad City Chickens,” a documentary that explores urban chicken raising, screens for free Wednesday 9/23 at Evanston Public Library.
Upcoming talks and tastings.