How Urban Fiction is Helping to Bring Readers Back to the Library
Community & Society

How Urban Fiction is Helping to Bring Readers Back to the Library

The most recent National Center for Education Statistics (2006) showed that 22 percent of Philadelphians, ages 16 and above, lack basic literacy skills and according to the Mayor’s Commission on Literacy there are 550,000 adult Philadelphians who are unable to meet the reading requirements for post-secondary education or to get a job. An inspired group … Continue reading

Another Step Forward for Drexel Libraries
Community & Society

Another Step Forward for Drexel Libraries

It comes as no surprise that Drexel Libraries are taking another bold step forward in partnering with IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. This partnership will result in the Faculty Portfolios project that will launch in January 2013 and make it easier for … Continue reading