Libraries are repositories of information, places of learning and of
research. One of the ancient libraries, the Library of Alexandria is
credited with comparing different versions of books with empirical
standards which became the beginnings of the scientific method.
Libraries are filled with adventures of discovery wrapped in layers of
The Project of the Month is to add your local library to the map.
This is the a Project of the Month. Project of the Week returns
next week, while PotM will continue until the end of January. These projects
inspire mappers to contribute data they might not have considered
previously, and allow us to be inspired by the projects of other
This is your Project of the Month. Make suggestions. Inspire other
mappers. What is it about contributing to OpenStreetMap that
interests you? Postboxes? Bowing alleys? Share your OpenStreetMap
obession by contributing a Project of the Month.
New York Public Library photo by Gabriel Rodriguez
is licensed CC-By-SA http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en_CA