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Librarians Unite! 12 Tales of Librarian Badassery
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Librarians Unite! 12 Tales of Librarian Badassery

In just over a week, Seattle’s population will temporarily expand with tens of thousands of librarians (and other literary obsessives). Talk about a convergence of brains, guts, dedication, faith—and unconditional love of knowledge! Because that’s what it takes to be a librarian in today’s rapidly changing, globally interlinked, evermore technological, brave new world. Books, in […]

Poems Celebrating Books, Libraries, and the Joy of Reading

Poems Celebrating Books, Libraries, and the Joy of Reading

Lynn: A new poetry collection selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins is always a treat, but Jumping Off Library Shelves: a Book of Poems is especially fun for us librarians. Its 15 poems celebrate books, libraries, imagination, and the joy of reading. There’s even a poem titled “Librarian”! All selections are short and accessible, making them perfect choices for […]