Library Photo of the Month–May 2016

Schumacher Library, Olbrich Gardens  Courtesy of Ben Miller, The Jockey Box http://thejockeybox.com/

Schumacher Library, Olbrich Gardens
Courtesy of Ben Miller, The Jockey Box http://thejockeybox.com/

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Don’t Bury the Lead!

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Why not?

“Search, click and you have your book in hand in a day or two.”

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“That’ll Never Work!”

Negativity is not a good thing.

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Show a Library Some Love This Week

Hey everyone! It’s National Library Week!

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Adam Sandler Didn’t Have Ebola

sandlerThere is so much misinformation on the web, and there are so many imperfect ways of finding information, and don’t get me started on what can happen when a reputable site is hacked! (That’s what happened with the Sandler and Ebola situation.)

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We Need Mind-Readers

mind readerI wish I knew how many times a day I say to my husband, “I can’t read your mind, you know!” Even when we think we’re being crystal clear with each other, there’s so much room for misinterpretation.

 

 

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Library Photo of the Month, April 2016

Today’s photos of the Jefferson Market branch of the New York Public Library in Greenwich Village come courtesy of my friend and fellow retired librarian Denise Anton Wright. 

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Women of Library History: Miriam Braverman

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Another woman of library history before Women’s History Month ends in a few days.  Today it is Miriam Braverman.

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Women of Library History: Helen Marot

March is Women’s History Month, and as promised in my last post, I’m going to blog about some women of library history this month.

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Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

 

 

 

 

 

 

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