The Atlantic interview with Svati Narula: This Human of New York Takes His Libraries Seriously.
My op-ed in the Guardian: If libraries can’t make it here in New York, can they make it anywhere?
Metro: ‘Humans of New York’ Sparks Library Debate [Page 6]
Huffington Post: The Central Library Plan Deserves an Educated Public Debate
Melville House: Jonathan Lethem and Gary Panter speak out against the NYPL plan
THE NYPL CALLS OFF THE PLAN:
New York Times: Public Library Is Abandoning Disputed Plan for Landmark
Wall Street Journal: New York Public Library Scraps Redesign Plans
The New Yorker: The New York Public Library Comes Around
The Long and Short: New York City Flops: Why plans to reinvent a storied Manhattan library failed
Scott Sherman’s excellent book, Patience and Fortitude: Power, Real Estate, and the Fight to Save the New York Public Library (2015)