- HarperCollins in the U.S. has laid off two executives and announced the scuttling of its four-year-old Collins division. In more bad news, the company revealed today that it’s also closing the shortlived Bowen Press.
- BookExpo America adopts a shorter schedule and announces it will stay in New York City through 2012.
- Architectural onomatopoeia: Two library facades designed to look like bookshelves.
- The Los Angeles Times on the digital libraries of the future.