The North Miami Public Library has more than books

We spent weeks in North Miami drinking “The Wine of the Tropics,” eating 30 kinds of homemade cheese, and singing at a bar where drinks are named after the regulars. On our last stop in one of Miami’s oldest and most diverse neighborhoods, we read. Well, sort of. 

“The library is never about the books,” said Bonnie Rothschild, who has been a librarian at the North Miami Public Library for 10 years. “It’s never about the shelves. It’s about the service and making connections.”

Check out our video profile to find out why North Miami’s public library is about more than books.