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Link Roundup

Here's a wrap-up of library- and book-related links people have sent me recently. As I've said before, no one ever did this when I practiced law or worked in state government... TIME's 100 Best Children's Books. I like all kinds...

The task of getting...

Getting into a library I mean. Normally this isn't something that most people would assume would be a difficult task, and yet, depending on where you go, it can be a herculean effort. A few years back my uncle and...

Library as Remembrance

Yom HaShoah or Holocaust Remembrance Day began Wednesday night and goes through tonight. I was struck by the timing of one of my class assignments, and it made me consider the many ways in which libraries are the place for...

Awful Library Books at the BPL

Rogue librarianship. That's what I discovered this past week and it was glorious. I recently had the good fortune to meet a librarian who is subject to scandal in the funniest way possible. While I won't share the librarian's name...

Kids these days.

Jessamyn West, who lives in Vermont and blogs at www.librarian.net, is really great. Her most recent blog post details two presentations she gave to local parents, one on apps used by teens and one on internet safety. There are so...

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