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Philadelphia Libraries Saved With Last-Minute Legislation

Passed by a vote of 32 to 17, just days before they’d have been shut down (presumably) for good.

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The Best Introductory Books

A big list compiled from this Metafilter thread, entitled “What single book is the best introduction to your field (or specialization within your field) for laypeople?”

I have a feeling I will be revisiting it for many years.