Category: books

girl on the bookmobile

Romances for the ambitious. Jen Wolfe has compiled an annotated list of library career romances that boggles the mind. Featured here are 13 examples of the latter, often written by librarian authors, and starring heroines (sorry man librarians—you’re left out…

if wishes were horses

There are exactly two Amazon wishlists that I like: one is not mine, and the other is not exactly mine.

books can carry smallpox?

An article from a 1912 Bulletin of the Medical Library Association on the disinfection of books. In Bordeaux, several people were attacked by a feverish lumbago after having rearranged the library books of the Faculty of Medicine. [thanks daniel]