Artists Alliance | Homepage. Center for the Book - Read.gov. Starting in 1984, the Center for the Book in the Library began to establish affiliate centers in the 50 states.
Today, there is a State Center for the Book in all 50 states, as well as the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. These Center for the Book affiliates carry out the national Center's mission in their local areas, sponsor programs that highlight their area's literary heritage and call attention to the importance of books, reading, literacy and libraries. Print Fetish. PrintedMatter.org. Welcome to the Book Arts Web.