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We love libraries!

Going to the library is something that we really enjoy. We love to be surrounded by books, we love to just sit and read one book after another. 290 more words


slice of life Sunday

I’ve had the gift of a Sunday to myself. Scott took Emily to the airport this morning, and then he went into the mountains with the boys to go to… 1,348 more words

Personal Growth

Rationing for libraries

When a library finds that more than one person wants to borrow a particular book, they have to have some way of rationing access to the book — deciding who gets to borrow it first, and for how long. 1,028 more words


The British Library

Before I left for London I had a meeting with a teacher who goes to London often. She suggested I visit The British Library and check out their Treasures Gallery and exhibits, specifically the original handwritten manuscript of Lewis Carroll’s… 127 more words


Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month.  Here are some relevant collections at archives and libraries:

  • The Library of Congress, the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), and other partner agencies have generated a number of online…
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A library, black as pitch. Prystine books slumber, their pages forever free of human hands. No footfall here, no climbing to reach that prize on the uppermost shelf. 101 more words