Hitting the Books: How NYC’s iconic subway system shaped the city

  • November 14, 2020
New York’s subway system is an intrinsic aspect of the city’s identity, as much so as the Brooklyn Bridge or Empire State Building. New York simply wouldn’t be New York without its trains, a critical connective infrastructure that moved approximately…

Book publishers sue Internet Archive for allegedly enabling piracy

  • June 1, 2020
When libraries around the US began closing their doors due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Internet Archive (IA) responded by creating a “National Emergency Library,” a collection of 1.4 million books from its free e-book repository Open Library. Pu…