Americans Went To The Library More Often Than They Went To The Movies, Poll FindsLast year, Americans visited the library more than they went to the movies, live sporting events, museums, concerts, amusement parks and casinos, among other activities, according to a Gallup poll.
Freeze Drying Process Helps Save Rare Books Damaged In Leak At California State LibraryThe hundreds of rare books damaged during a water leak at the California State Library are now back in the collection after being freeze-dried.
Better Late Than Never: Library Gets Book 47 Years OverdueThe copy of Eldridge Cleaver's memoir "Soul On Ice" was due back at the Eureka Valley branch Dec. 9, 1970, making it 47 years, four months and 29 days late.
Hundreds Of Rare Books Damaged After Water Leak At California State LibraryMore than 250 books at the California State Library were damaged in a ceiling leak.
Billy Graham's Body Arrives At Namesake LibraryAdmirers took photos on their phones, fire trucks parked on freeway overpasses and police officers saluted as a motorcade carrying the body of the Rev. Billy Graham crossed the evangelist's beloved home state of North Carolina for four hours Saturday from his mountain chapel to namesake library in the state's largest city.
Man Pays Parents' $1,500 Late Library Fees After 40 YearsA library lover who found two books more than four decades overdue at a vacation cabin in Canada is making a donation to cover the late fees — at the 1970s-era rate of a nickel a day.
Little Free Library In Stockton Neighborhood Gets Quiet ApprovalThe issue surrounding a “little free library” in Stockton that drew big reaction from the community got resolved.
Overflow Crowd Calls For Loomis, Meadow Vista Libraries To Stay OpenVolunteers are hoping to save both the Loomis and Meadow Vista libraries from closing due to budget cuts. They gathered 1,400 signatures and passed out flyers to get the word out.
Sacramento Sees Continued High Job Vacancies Within Criminal JusticeCriminal justice continues to be a burgeoning field for job seekers.
Local Girl Collecting Books For Disadvantaged ChildrenA local 11-year-old girl is giving young kids a chance to read one book at a time. “Every Child Deserves A book" was started by 11-year-old Victoria Dix for a Girl Scout project.
Best Places For Moms To Meet In SacramentoMoms are truly amazing, and Sacramento has unique resources to help make their lives a little bit easier and a lot more enjoyable.
City Councilman Tries To Secure Legacy With DonationA lame-duck city councilman is trying to secure his legacy by donating money from his district to a library already in his name.