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Nolen Library: A Place for Learning and Creativity at The Met

Nolen Library: A Place for Learning and Creativity at The Met

by Abby Wanserski. The Metropolitan Museum of Art is home to libraries which support the research activities of museum staff as well as the public. Previous articles about The Met’s Watson Library and their Special Collections discuss how The Met’s libraries welcome the public. The Nolen Library is a hub for learning and inspiration for...
Special Collections of the Thomas J. Watson Library at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Special Collections of the Thomas J. Watson Library at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Abby Wanserski is back with a new feature in our series on Art Libraries. Her last article featured The Watson Library at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and today she shares a more in-depth interview with Special Collections Librarian Jared Ash. Don’t miss the extra interview with artist Jen Mazza, who talks about her Watson Library-inspired artworks.  Enjoy! ~Erinn...
The Watson Library at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Watson Library at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

by Abby Wanserski If you’ve ever been to the Metropolitan Museum of Art (“The Met”) you know how impressive their collection is. What many people are not aware of is that The Met maintains several reference libraries, “study centers” and two visitor oriented libraries: the Thomas J. Watson Library and the Nolen Library. This first...
#ICFABArt Guest Blog: When Books Inspire Art by Karen Jensen

#ICFABArt Guest Blog: When Books Inspire Art by Karen Jensen

We’re halfway through October already, which means that the deadline for our #ICFABArt teen art contest is only weeks away!  One of our amazing partners for the contest, Karen Jensen at Teen Librarian Toolbox, wrote a post on using Instagram for book-inspired art last Thursday on her site.  The post is here in its entirety,...
National Poetry Month Crafts with Teen Librarian's Toolbox

National Poetry Month Crafts with Teen Librarian’s Toolbox

We’re excited to welcome our friend Karen Jensen of Teen Librarian’s Toolbox back to the site today to contribute to our National Poetry Month Lineup this year!  This time around, she’s sharing some creative ideas for how to engage teens and tweens with poetry through fun, interactive crafts.  Enjoy! ~Erinn by Karen Jensen Like a...
National Craft Month: Instagram Crafts

National Craft Month: Instagram Crafts

We’re delighted to welcome our friend Karen Jensen, the genius behind Teen Librarian’s Toolbox, to the Library as Incubator Project today to share an excellent “Beneath the Surface” craft for our National Craft Month line-up. Kick-start your Teen Summer Reading Program with us–share your own program plans in the comments, and be sure to visit...