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Young Adult Fiction Attracting More Readers

OPB | June 28, 2013

Young adult fiction has grown up over the past decades, bringing in readers of all ages. 

Sherman Alexie Talks About Reading, Writing And More

OPB | Jan. 01, 2013

We'll listen back to our conversation with writer Sherman Alexie.

Library District Measure

OPB | Oct. 16, 2012

Should Multnomah County create a library district to permanently fund the library through property taxes?

Library Voices

OPB | June 28, 2011

We'll talk to Portlander Molly Raphael who's the new president of the American Library Association and Laura Moulton who lends her collection of paperbacks out to people living on the street.

An NCAA Marvel

OPB | April 04, 2011

A high school librarian beat 3 million people in her NCAA Tournament Bracket by focusing on the fundamentals: mascots and numerology.

Local Library

OPB | July 13, 2010

What's the role of the public library in your community?

Society's History

OPB | March 24, 2009

How is the recession forcing historical institutions to redefine how they serve the public?