After man openly carrying a gun in a Kalamazoo library caused a stir, the issue of guns on public property has once again been raised in Michigan.
The Michigan Court of Appeals says public libraries in the state can’t bar gun-toting patrons.
Students from a Detroit school and the University of Michigan are setting up six outdoor libraries in the city following recent library branch closings.
The first free lending libraries date back to the 1600s.
Gale, the publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, announced Gale Gateways, an innovative program for public libraries.
If you find yourself searching for knowledge in the city of Detroit, you will not have to look very far. The city is home to several libraries that are open to the public.
The Detroit Public School system has issued pink slips to virtually all of its teachers, although it’s unclear how many will be laid off because of money problems.
There is a loop-hole in the Michigan concealed weapons law that makes it perfectly legal for a person to carry a weapon in a library.
The Detroit Public Library’s 23 branches are about to get a lot smaller.