An Enchanted Evening At Carnegie!

Did you know that 61 Carnegie Libraries were built in Michigan? Today, less than half of them remain as a public library. Did you know that JDL’s Carnegie main entrance lobby is terrazzo tile imported from Italy and that workers from Italy were brought over to lay it by hand? The marble was imported from…

Latest Blog Post


Bryan Cranston Details the Evolution of TV’s Greatest Anti-Hero with New Memoir

In the early 2000s, it would’ve been hard to picture Bryan Cranston as one of television’s greatest actors. Cranston had received his fair share of notoriety, sure, but his mainstream roles—from the oafish dad Hal on Malcolm in the Middle to dentist Tim Whatley on Seinfeld— were rooted in network TV comedy. But beneath Cranston’s…

The “Chapters” Library Newsletter


Sept – Oct Chapters Newsletter

In 2015, more than 275 libraries and organizations from 41 U.S. states, six Canadian provinces, Puerto Rico, Guantánamo Bay and Australia helped shift perceptions of libraries by participating in Outside the Lines. A weeklong celebration demonstrating the creativity and innovation happening in libraries, Outside the Lines returns this Sept. 11-17, 2016 and JDL will be…

Sign-up to receive our Chapters newsletter, or receive e-mails about the newest stuff available at your library. If you would like a print newsletter by mail, submit your address here.

Nonfiction Best Sellers

Fiction Best Sellers

DVD Spotlight

New Hot Picks

Translate »