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Surathani public library

Hi — I hope you had a nice holidaytime. I’m back in Vermont. I went to two public libraries when I was home for the holidays, one in Boxboro where I grew up and one in Cambridge which is newly … Continue reading

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public library photos and reminiscences

Shorpy is a great source for old photographs. They often get them from sources like the Library of Congress which is where this photo of the New Cannan public library in 1953 came from. You can also see the original … 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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library joke

Some signage amusement from the Howe library in Hanover New Hampshire.

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