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    Recent News

    "Rising Rents Leave Artists Out in the Cold"

    March 10, 2014

    The New York Times talks to Spaceworks' Paul Parkhill about the lack of affordable studio space for artists in the five boroughs.

    "In Branch Libraries, Fewer Books but High Demand"

    February 27, 2014

    Many of the city's branch libraries feature half-empty shelves, reflecting budget constraints more than changing readership demands: since 2002, citywide circulation has grown by nearly 60 percent. Part of the City Limits series.

    Julie Sandorf featured on CUNY Television's "Independent Sources"

    February 27, 2014

    Revson's president Julie Sandorf speaks with CUNY Television's Sarah Pizon about the Foundation's work with New York City's public libraries.

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