Reshelving the New York Public Library’s Rose Reading Room

The New York Public Library’s magnificent Rose Reading Room has been closed for the past two years after a piece of ornamental plaster fell from the ceiling. Two years later, the ceiling has been restored, and each of the 900 rosettes reinforced with steel cables, one of the grand public spaces of the city is ready to re-open…

Source: the scholarly kitchen

[beautiful time-lapse video of old-school #edtech!]