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lovelessboy89:

i’m gonna be like that when i finish my graduation on librarianship sz

lovelessboy89:

i’m gonna be like that when i finish my graduation on librarianship sz

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1 year ago
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lavacheestdanslepre:

The saddest librarian in the world.

lavacheestdanslepre:

The saddest librarian in the world.

1 year ago
41 notes
libraryland:

Doe Library, UC Berkeley (photo: K.Oliver)

libraryland:

Doe Library, UC Berkeley (photo: K.Oliver)

1 year ago
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As I stood outside in Cow Lane, it occurred to me that Heaven must be a place where the library is open twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. No… eight days a week.
Alan Bradley, Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
1 year ago
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postmarq:

Don’t let this card catalog cabinet at the Marquette Archives fool you. Archivists at Marquette University’s Raynor Memorial Libraries offer a treasure trove of online resources. Thanks to Michelle Sweetser (michellesweetser / Marqivist on Tumblr).

postmarq:

Don’t let this card catalog cabinet at the Marquette Archives fool you. Archivists at Marquette University’s Raynor Memorial Libraries offer a treasure trove of online resources. Thanks to Michelle Sweetser (michellesweetser / Marqivist on Tumblr).

1 year ago
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lookslikelibraryscience:

Ricky Waller. I am an academic librarian at St. John’s University in NYC…..and yes; my alter ego is St. Nicholas… :-)

lookslikelibraryscience:

Ricky Waller. I am an academic librarian at St. John’s University in NYC…..and yes; my alter ego is St. Nicholas… :-)

1 year ago
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librarianwardrobe:

At the GLBTRT social
On the left:
Children’s Librarian
Brooklyn Public Library
Brooklyn, NY
@magpielibrarian
On the right:
School Librarian
High School Library
Washington, DC
@jessisreading
(Submitted by Lauren)

librarianwardrobe:

At the GLBTRT social

On the left:

Children’s Librarian

Brooklyn Public Library

Brooklyn, NY

@magpielibrarian

On the right:

School Librarian

High School Library

Washington, DC

@jessisreading

(Submitted by Lauren)

1 year ago
13 notes
coolchicksfromhistory:

Women collecting books at the Chicago Public Library for US soldiers, 1917.  
Chicago Daily News photograph

coolchicksfromhistory:

Women collecting books at the Chicago Public Library for US soldiers, 1917.  

Chicago Daily News photograph

1 year ago
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