Britain's Princess Anne opened a 10-week exhibition at the Library of Congress.
A scientist from Kazakhstan has found a dozen of unique treatises attributed to the great thinker Abu Nasr al-Farabi.
Librarians of the Abai Library in Semey have decided to foster love for reading through free eBooks.
A 36-year-old Japanese man arrested for vandalising library copies of Anne Frank's "The Diary of a Young Girl" will not be charged after he was found to be mentally incompetent, a report said.
Sarajevo's famed architectural jewel, "City Hall", or the National Library, reopened on Friday, 22 years after it was destroyed by Bosnian Serb forces' shelling during the 1992-1995 war.
Fire has destroyed the only library for the blind and partially sighted in Karaganda Oblast in central Kazakhstan.
A decades-old library owned by a Greek Orthodox priest in north Lebanon's majority Sunni city of Tripoli was torched late Friday, a day after a sectarian scuffle, a security source said.
George Washington, the first president of the United States, was finally honored with a library Friday, more than 200 years after the end of his tenure.
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