Tag: bookmobile

biblioburro movie now available

Remember how much everyone loved the biblioburro story? Now there’s a small movie about Luis Soriano that you can watch and share. Watch this video at Ayoka Productions For the past ten years, Luis Soriano, a teacher in the small…


Only the New York Times would call the act of getting books to people that don’t have them using locally appropriate technology “whimsical.” Here is the story of Luis Soriano and his Colombian Biblioburro (photo essay).

bookmobiles — dying out?

It’s Banned Books Week and I’ve been discussing issues of access. Today the Boston Globe has this alternatingly irritating and sweet article this week Bookmobiles’ final chapter?. Forgetting for a moment that they broke the cardinal rule of using dippy…