In Remembrance of 9/11

The 9/11 Memorial at Sunset (CC image by Dave Z)

In honor of the upcoming 15th anniversary of September 11th, learn more about the 9/11 Memorial and take a day to reflect and to serve.

On Sunday, the 9/11 Memorial plaza will be open to the public from 3 p.m. to midnight for the viewing of Tribute in Light. This illumination, representing the Twin Towers, reaches four miles into the sky and is visible within a 60-mile radius on a clear night.

Remembering 9/11

The south pool at the 9/11 Memorial (CC image by HaroldB)

As we commemorate the anniversary of September 11th, read one librarian’s experience during the building of One World Trade Center or learn more about the memorial here.

Reflections from 65 Broadway

The World Trade Center today (Photo courtesy of Annette Carr)
The World Trade Center today (Photo courtesy of Annette Carr)

When the Touro Business Library first opened at 65 Broadway in 2009, the World Trade Center site was still in its early stages of construction. Being only a few blocks from the site, the staff at 65 Broadway has had the great opportunity of seeing the World Trade Center blossom and grow daily before our eyes. It has been interesting to see the transition as the WTC has become revitalized. Continue reading