Library Giving Day 2020

Gal's Guide is the only library dedicated to women's history in America where you can browse the stacks and check out a book. We created a small-but-mighty community space where men, women, and children can escape their hectic lives, where they can feel welcomed and inspired. In these very weird times, we could use your support. Testimonials … Continue reading Library Giving Day 2020

Why Libraries Will Have A Long Shelf Life

Did you know that more American's visit the library than go to the movie theater? Thanks to a new Gallup poll done in Dec 2019 there is data revealing that libraries are the most frequented leisure activity for American's surpassing sporting events, live concerts, and museum trips. This is a wonderful confirmation to the team … Continue reading Why Libraries Will Have A Long Shelf Life

30 Books in 30 Days Challenge

We've seen many #30booksin30days challenges over the interwebs but Courtney Rogers' article on Book Riot caught our eye (and our imagination). We combed through our growing collection of women's history books in the Gal's Guide Library and have come up with a list of 30 books each under 300 pages.  But because Gal's Guide celebrates … Continue reading 30 Books in 30 Days Challenge

Gal’s Guide Recommended Books By And About Women Journalists

While there are several exceptional options for books written about and by women who are journalists, we have narrowed it down to a mix of our top recommendations for May. Each link goes to our Amazon Smile Charity page to support our independent women’s history library. OUR RECOMMENDED READS: Eighty Days: Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's History-Making Race … Continue reading Gal’s Guide Recommended Books By And About Women Journalists

Seeking Books About Women Journalists

Gal’s Guide is building an independent women’s history library and is seeking works by women and about women in various career fields. This month we have a list of books by and about women journalists. UPDATE: The Gal's Guide Library opened March 6, 2020. Each link goes to our Amazon Smile Charity Wish List. If you have these … Continue reading Seeking Books About Women Journalists