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The People’s Library is the collective, public, open library of the Occupy Wall Street leaderless resistance movement.

There’s a lot going on in the news lately. It’s a busy time of year. Several people have sent me this image over facebook and elsewhere. What people may not know is that there is a library at Occupy Wall … Continue reading

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“And it’s free,” San Francisco Public Library in its own words, and pictures

Terrific long illustration of a day in the life of SFPL, by Wendy McNaughton.

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the best library wedding photos you are likely to see

“Sarah is a librarian of INES-National Institute of Deaf Education. I’ma librarian at UFRJ. We married and decided to make the official photos in two libraries. The first, the Royal Portuguese Reading. The second, the Library Technology Center of UFRJ. … Continue reading

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have you done your donut duty today?

A quotation I liked from a blog I read frequently. Check out all the library posts. “Show me a town that denies funding to a library, and I’ll show you a librarian who stays in the office. Show me a … Continue reading

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VT library stats & pitiful stories from the digital divide

The Boston Globe [via Associated Press] has a short article comparing bringing broadband to rural America to the rural electrification program which finally wired up the last of Vermont towns in the early 60s. The story is what you would … Continue reading

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