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A New Century of Libraries

The science fiction website io9 recently ran a post declaring that new libraries increasingly resemble “alien spaceships”. It’s fascinating to see how many wonderful new libraries have opened since the turn of the century, and that the library seems a focus for daring, experimental architecture. 60 more words

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Tour the Toronto Reference Library, By Drone

We see so many depressing stories these days about libraries and library budgets. From Wales to Pennsylvania, every day seems to mark another reduction in service, if not an outright closing of vital community resources as politicians try to balance their budgets. 105 more words

World Of Tomorrow

Book porn: The ten best library photos on Flickr

You’re reading this blog so it’s a safe bet you’re a library nerd like me. My local library in Walthamstow is absolutely dreadful – they never have the books I want and nothing is in the right order – and theĀ amazing Metropolitan University library I use for my Masters is miles away, so I often have to make do with drooling over photos. 87 more words

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