March 05, 2021

House introduces bill seeking $5 billion for library facilities

Mar 05 2021 The American Library Association (ALA) this week welcomed the bipartisan introduction in the House of a bill that would provide $5 billion to support long-term improvements to library facilities, including addressing needs that have arisen due to COVID–19. The Build America’s Libraries Act was introduced by in the House of Representatives by Reps. Andy Levin (D-MI-9) and Don Young (R-AK-at large) along with 52 cosponsors. The bill seeks to provide funds to address decades of needed repairs, updates, as well as the construction of modern library facilities in underserved and disadvantaged communities. Source: Publishers Weekly More News...

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Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for March 5, 2021

Today's Featured Deals In case you missed yesterday's most popular deals Previous Daily Deals Don't Read the Comments by Eric Smith for $2.99 Blanca & Roja by Anna-Marie McLemore for $2.99 Trouble the Saints by Alaya Dawn Johnson for $2.99 Devil in a Blue Dress by Walter Mosley for $1.99 Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me by Mariko Tamaki for $2.99 The Good Girl by Mary Kubica for $1.99 Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas for $2.99 The Henna Wars by Adiba Jaigirdar for $2.99 Luster by Raven Leilani for $3.99 Woven in Moonlight by Isabel Ibañez for $2.99 Miracle...

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