Weekly Spotlight!

Each week, we reflect on the top articles, blog posts, tweets, news, thoughts, and other tidbits we’ve found interesting or useful. Check out what our writers have spotted this week in library news. Enjoy!

Cover photo from Alan Wu on Flickr Commons. Changes were made in adapting this image.  Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0.


If there was one positive to come from the Brett Kavanaugh hearings, it’s the case study of the importance of controlled digital lending. Chris Freeland over at the Internet Archive makes a compelling case for why “own one, loan one” is crucial for greater public access to information.

Curious how augmented reality (AR) can enhance literacy? The new Bookful app combines AR with children’s literature to compel even the reluctant reader into the joy of books.

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