American Italian Research LibraryThe treasure trove of oral histories, immigration records, notes, books, photographs and other artifacts chronicling the local Italian community is moving from New Orleans to Metairie. The American Italian Research Library moved its collection last week from the American Italian Museum in the Central Business District to Jefferson Parish‘s East Bank Regional Library, 4747 West Napoleon Ave., Metairie, LA 70001.
Click link to read writeup By Michelle Hunter, The Times-Picayune
http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2012/01/american_italian_research_libr.html

And here to see video and another write up by Anne Cutler  Reports    http://www.abc26.com/news/newswithatwist/wgno-american-italian-library-finds-new-home-20120206,0,6184232.story