Harlem’s Pura Belpré, The First Puerto Rican Librarian in NYC

PuraBelprePura Belpré (1899–1982) was the first Puerto Rican librarian in New York City. She was also a writer, collector of folktales, and puppeteer. Continue Reading →

Björk And NYPL Offer Program for Harlem Kids

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival & BjorkBjörk has teamed with the New York Public Library and other institutions to create an interactive learning program for children based on an iPad app of her latest music. Continue Reading →