Amanda Charles, Librarian III, Teen'Scape

Amanda Charles and Candacy Taylor in the rare books room

Video: The Green Book and the Roots of Black Travel in America

February 07, 2023

Los Angeles Public Library has the second largest collection of Green Books, and we were honored to speak to Candacy Taylor, author of Overgrou

a group of four people standing together in front of the library booth at ciclavia.  Two librarians are in the middle

CicLAvia and the Los Angeles Public Library

October 16, 2017

Inspired by the city of Bogotá, Colombia’s venerable and beloved Ciclovía program, which closes city streets to automobile traffic and opens them to pedestrians and bicycles for several hours on Sundays and holidays, Los Angeles’ CicLAvia program has helped more than 1 million people explore over