A New Library for the District of Columbia, Legacy or Not

Submitted by birdie on Thu, 12/14/2006 - 14:22

Our nation's capital, seat of our federal government and home to thousands of underrepresented U.S. citizens, most of them African-American, has a library in need of major renovation. Here's a report from the Washington Post, and an editorial on the subject from the same paper. Shouldn't the D.C. Library be an example of how urban libraries are meant to be?