University Of Michigan Shuts Down Campus Library For 2 Days After Discovering Venomous SpidersThe "small number" of venomous Mediterranean recluse spiders were uncovered in the basement mechanical room of Shapiro Undergraduate Library in late January during a routine building check, said university spokesperson Kim Broekhuizen.
Laptop To Go: Detroit Public Library Will Allow Adults To Rent Computers For 90 DaysThe Detroit Public Library is now offering a free laptop renting program for adults.
Noose Found Hanging In Michigan LibraryIt was immediately taken done but left both staff and community members shocked and full of questions.
Drag Queen Story Hour Sparks Protests In Conservative TownsIn some smaller communities, however, the programs have sparked protests from conservative and religious groups.
Library: Fines Can't Be Paid With Chuck E. Cheese TokensThe library has had a surge of people attempting to pay fines and printing fees with tokens from Chuck E. Cheese and Bonkers— a Peabody amusement center —this summer.
Best Library Programs For Kids In DetroitWhat skills do kids gain from partaking in an educational library reading group? They acquire knowledge, friendships, a sense of development and accomplishment, and an understanding and appreciation for more than the basic books they are exposed to at public schools.
Flint Library To Cut Hours If Voters Don't Approve New TaxProperty values in Flint have dropped 50 percent since 2009.
University Of Michigan Reopens Medical Library Without Books"Today's library can be anywhere, thanks to technology..."
Monroe Considers Buying Property For New Downtown LibraryThe city would pay for the purchase and renovations through loans and its general fund, as well as with grants and private donations.
Warren Library Shuts Doors Amid Bedbug InfestationA metro Detroit library has been closed as part of an effort to stop a bedbug infestation from spreading.
Ann Arbor Library: A Haven For Heroin Users?Documents show that Ann Arbor police have been called to handle hundreds of complaints, including reports of heroin overdoses, at the city's downtown library during the past three years.
Stolen BookBot Found At SW Michigan Tree Farm A Little Free Library designed to look like a robot that was stolen from its roadside home has turned up in a field at a southwestern Michigan tree farm.
Free Library BookBot Stolen From Michigan NeighborhoodA Little Free Library designed to look like a robot has been stolen from its roadside home in southwestern Michigan.
Alternate Site Opening For UM Historical LibraryThe repository of historical materials has undergoing a two-year renovation.
Need A Tool? Libraries Lending More Than BooksIn a number of communities, it's possible to borrow tools, musical instruments, fishing poles and much more from the local public library.