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Librarians: have Robert Dawson over for tea

Thanks to Library Bazaar, I now know about the Kickstarter project of Robert Dawson who is traveling the country taking photos of libraries. If you’re not familiar with Kickstarter, it’s a way to crowdsource fundraising for creative-type projects. I’ve supported … Continue reading

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some amazing international libraries, not the usual set

photo by LaureĆ , thank you! I never get tired of these gorgeous photos of library buildings, but I do feel like I’ve seen the same ten libraries ten times each. This list of lovely libraries has a few new ones … Continue reading

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some odds and ends from the mailbag

As per usual I’ve returned from holiday travelling with a lot of cool links to share and the admission that I’m behind on my blog reading — and this is me who is never behind, this is all deeply distressing … Continue reading

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what is the rule when taking photos in a public library?

Things with the Des Moines Public Library worked themselves out more or less amicably. I was also pleased to see Carolyn Wright who does the Photo Attorney blog, mention what the legal issues are surrounding photography in public libraries generally. … Continue reading

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leaving des moines

note: new update from Des Moines PL and the architect’s office below the fold. Short form: “it would be appropriate to change the policy” I had a great time at the Iowa Library Association conference. I gave two talks and … Continue reading

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