WEIRD


beholdthebond:

jubilantics:

Books won’t stay banned. They won’t burn. Ideas won’t go to jail. In the long run of history, the censor and the inquisitor have always lost. The only sure weapon against bad ideas is better ideas. — Alfred Whitney Griswald

Banned Books Mugshots: Alaska Young (Looking for Alaska), Janie Crawford (Their Eyes Were Watching God), Holden Caulfield (The Catcher in the Rye), Harry Potter (Harry Potter), and Hester Prynne (The Scarlet Letter).

THIS IS MY FAVORITE THING


Via YA Highway

Sending people off to go find things in the stacks…

librarymoments:

Via College Library Life

WHEN I SUGGEST ANY SORT OF CHANGE

librarianproblems:

ME:

COWORKERS:

Via Librarian Problems

A PATRON SAYS THEY’D LIKE TO “RENT” A BOOK

librarianproblems:

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Via Librarian Problems

casibarria:

These are photos of children crying for some great reasons, and these are my favorites lol.


Via Kismet & Kate


mandrakescry:

Harry Potter books covers from around the world.k

<3


Via Epic Reads



Working here…

librarymoments:

Via College Library Life

It is a lonely feeling when someone you care about becomes a stranger.

– Lemony Snicket, When Did You See Her Last?  (via c-oquetry)

(Source: durianseeds)

Via Rude and Not GINGER

mendel:

signs, easy to start, surprisingly difficult to finish


Via some flies are too awesome for the wall.


xheroofthedayx:

Harrison Ford Won’t Answer Star Wars Questions [x]

OH MY GOD

(Source: inaromanticalway)


Via Rude and Not GINGER


beatrispriorities:

Fiction is more than a story.


Via Wassup Sweetie

Staff, Mystery

iworkatapubliclibrary:

Yesterday, we realized that a regular patron put up a poster in the lobby wishing the library staff a Merry Christmas. She even drew little portraits of each of us at the top and labeled them with our names. However, there were three names and faces we didn’t recognize. We have no idea who they are.

Via I work at a public library.
New Year, Happy

iworkatapubliclibrary:

Thanks for making this year so rad. Here are the top five most liked/reblogged posts of 2013.

5. On a public computer.


4. Thanks, Giving
Around noon, a man I didn’t recognize came into the library with several huge platters of food from a local restaurant.

"I thought I’d cater your…

Via I work at a public library.

Jail, Going to

iworkatapubliclibrary:

Patron: “Do you know when the Twilight movies will be back in?”

Me: “It looks like they are due back in four days, but sometimes people return them early or late. Would you like me to put you in line for them?”

Patron: “No, I guess not. I’m going to jail in four days and I was hoping to watch those movies before then.” 

Via I work at a public library.
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