Whistler Public Library reading room
Libraries reinvent themselves for the 21st century By Tom Mullaney | Chicago Tribune | December 12, 2013
Next Time, Libraries Could Be Our Shelters From the Storm | The New York Times >>> "Two big storms and a major blackout have battered New York City since the Sept. 11 attacks. Climate change threatens higher tides and more extreme heat. Architects and engineers look for ways to respond. So here’s an out-of-the-box suggestion: Let’s build more branch libraries...."