October 25, 2014

Takin’ it To the Streets! A Look at Mexico City’s “Book Truck” Art Library

From GOOD: Local arts nonprofit Alumnos47 has converted a Freightliner M2 20K truck into a 215 square-foot mobile library with the capacity for 1,500 books on visual art and culture. Designed by architecture firm PRODUCTORA, this bibliophile’s dream emerged out of a project the foundation was working on for years: a brick and mortar public library in the […]

That's One Wild Looking Mobile Library: Meet the BiebBus!

From the Seattle Post-Intelligencer: The essence of a successful library is one that serves its community well. But what about those places that are hard to get to and where it is to costly to build a library? That’s where the bookmobile or mobile library comes in and this one might just take the cake. […]