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Librarian Was My Occupation – Remembering the Occupy Wall Street People’s Libary

In the fall of 2011, the angry shout of “we are the 99%!” could be heard echoing in localities big and small across the US. The movement had seemed to … Continue reading

September 29, 2021 · Leave a comment

Where Are They Now? The People’s Library Today

For many librarians the experience of reminding patrons to “please, return the books when you’re finished with them” is fairly common. After all, the idea of a person returning a … Continue reading

March 19, 2015 · 3 Comments

OWS vs. Bloomberg – text of the settlement

For those looking for more information on the lawsuit between OWS (which included the People’s Library) and Bloomberg (NYC) you should head on over to: There you can see … Continue reading

April 10, 2013 · 1 Comment


Dearest supporters, we’ve been paddling like the dickens under the surface here lately, and I have big news for you! Our court case against New York City’s various officials and … Continue reading

April 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

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