Posted in General | February 20, 2020
On April 21, 2020, Queens Public Library’s St. Albans branch will celebrate its centennial. The present building, located at 191-05 Linden Boulevard, was erected in 1968 and dedicated on March 10, 1969. Prior to this time, the library was located near Everitt Place and Linden…
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Posted in Press Release | February 18, 2020
New Collaboration Brings Public Opinion to the Public Through the Queens Public Library System Non-Profits, Media, Educators and Engaged Citizens Can Access Current and Historical Public Opinion Data Queens, NY (February 18, 2020)—Among other things, public libraries equip…
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Posted in Books | February 14, 2020
Here are some of the new books coming to the Library for adults, children, and teens—from magical children’s books to historical fiction to books for Black History Month. January 7, 2020Welcome to the Pine Away Motel and Cabins (adult) by Katarina Bivald The latest book by the…
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Posted in Events | February 11, 2020
We asked QPL Hip Hop Coordinator Ralph McDaniels to talk about Ben Horowitz’s new book What You Do Is Who You Are and his upcoming author event with Horowitz on Thursday, February 13 at Central Library. Ben Horowitz’s new book What You Do Is Who You Are asks the question: What…
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Posted in Movies | February 10, 2020
Come check out the book or DVD of your favorite Oscar nominee or winner. Here are the Oscar nominees and winners that we have at the library. Oscar Winners: Ford v Ferrari: Best Film Editing, Best Sound Editing Hair Love: Book: Best Animated Short Film (you can also watch it…
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