Librarians—Career Q&A: Professional Advice and Insight: What is it like to be a librarian? In this Career Q&A video interview, Megan Lotts talks about her career path, what she does on the job, and the keys to success in the field. She also offers candid advice on breaking into the profession as well as insight into the industry’s biggest challenges and how the field may change in the next ten years.
The People's Palace: Since 1895, The New York Public Library has influenced the lives of countless Americans. Generations of children have learned to read here; millions of immigrants have assimilated into their new country. Unparalleled resources are housed here. Writers and artists have found inspiration from the volumes on its shelves. Guarded by two famed, stone lions, this library has played a vital role in Manhattan’s social, cultural, and economic lives. This documentary traces the history and influence of “The People’s Palace.” Distributed by PBS Distribution. (60 minutes)