LA Libraries are Back


The entirety of LA’s 73 public libraries will be running in full force—the first time this kind of operational simultaneity has happened since August 2010, when budget cuts enforced some immediate cutbacks.

You can thank Measure L, the ballot which passed last March, that allots money to the public library system. How often do you hear good news about libraries? This is special.

Sam Riley is an adult who works at McSweeney's. More from this author →