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This is a Library

Friend, You Stand On Sacred Ground: This Is a Library. [Adapted from Beatrice Warde original, // A Manifesto //

Funny reader shallow writing  cartoon, July 25, 2007

Cartoon of the Week for July 25, 2007

A great quote on #literacy and the importance of libraries to our world!

A library in the middle of a community is a cross between an emergency exit, a life raft and a festival. They are cathedrals of the mind, hospitals of the soul, theme parks of imagination.


Next week is National Library Week. Be sure to stop in and tell us what your library helped you accomplish this year! (Caitlin Moran Quote via The Book Habit)

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Great libraries

Libraries are not a destination. They are the transportation. The Grand Central Station of every great city and town.


The library is the temple of learning and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history. - Carl T Rowan quote


'Libraries are innately subversive institutions, born of the radical notion that every single member of society deserves free, high quality access to knowledge and culture' / Matt Finch

Library quote: The most important asset of any library goes home at night – the library staff. -Timothy Healy

50 thought-provoking quotes about libraries and librarians

Library quote: The most important asset of any library goes home at night – the library staff. -Timothy Healy

thelifeguardlibrarian:    neil-gaiman:    venitinmentem:    That’s what it says in my CV. Awesome.    Also something I believe…    Neil Gaiman being the best.

Every time I get to encounter or work with a librarians I'm always impressed by their sheer awesomeness - Neil Gaiman

"​Library work puts the librarian in touch with every human interest."

Library Work: The Profession Upon Which All Other Professions Depend :: American Library Association Archives Posters

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Libraries will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no libraries. This is the TRUTH people! Support your public libraries!