“The Cologne Public Library is serving as a social and educational space for the city’s refugees, as counterparts across Germany increasingly become places for community engagement.” The article was published in The Guardian.
An interview at goethe.de with Claudia Büchel, Director of the Hilden City Library, that was honored by the German Library Association as the Library of the Year for, among other things, its “innovative marketing concept”.
Once again: The ranking of German public and scientific libraries is online, named “The Library Index” or “BIX – Bibliotheksindex”. Here you can choose the type of library, then the size and compare. Quite interesting – every year!