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We love this Banned Books display. Banned Books Reading Week starts until but be sure to read banned books year round. Library Work, Teen Library, Library Bulletin Boards, School Library Displays, Middle School Libraries, Elementary Library, Library Inspiration, Library Ideas, Library Rules
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Banned Books

Explore Sally Book Bunny's photos on Flickr. Sally Book Bunny has uploaded 1418 photos to Flickr.

London readers continue to browse at Holland House Library after an air raid. bombed-out library, WWII. Photographed in (Full historic record shows Fox Photos Limited as the copyright holder. Old London, West London, Kensington London, Blitz London, Vintage London, London City, London Bus, Retro Vintage, London Bookstore
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Keep Calm and Read On

I was introduced to this amazing photograph by James R. Benn, a fellow World War II novelist and author of the Billy Boyle World War II series, and a new novel, Souvenir. Isn't it amazing? According to Jim, it's a bombed library at Holland House, Kensington, London, 1940.

Men and women looking through the card catalogues at the Library of Congress, The "good old days"! Card catalog Library of Congress Library Of Congress, Library Books, Library Card, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Vintage Library, Interesting History, Old Photos, Book Lovers
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Vintage Libraries

Men and women looking through the card catalogues at the Library of Congress, 1941.

Cross-section of the library to show book storage Cross section. My dream job:)Cross section. My dream job:) Dream Library, Library Books, Library Memes, Cross Section, Book Storage, Gothic Architecture, New York Public Library, Illustrations, Book Nooks
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New York Public Library: A section through the stacks of the New York Public Library

A woman using the card catalog at the main reading room of the Library of Congress, circa Photo: Library of Congress Library Of Congress, Vintage Library, Birds Eye View, Literature, Photos, History, American, World, Library Memes
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Home | Library of Congress

The world'€™s largest library. View historic photos, maps, books and more. Contact experts for help with research. Plan a visit. Home of U.S. Copyright Office.

 (Have said this before: the internet and computer access to books and catalogues are amazingly wonderful, but old card catalogues had fascinating, informed, and sometimes erudite comments by librarians. Library Card, Library Of Congress, Library Books, Reading Books, Librarian Chic, Vintage Library, Old Libraries, Library Catalog, I Love Books
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Fighting Crime With Flipper

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Iconic Historical Photographs From United States. A man taking a book off the shelf in Cincinnati, Ohio, main library in Photo by: Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

45+ Of The Most Majestic Libraries In The World

Though they are losing ground to the e-book and the audio book, libraries were once central hubs of human intellectual progress. There's something about them that still attracts people, however –

Vintage Library: have you checked the catalogue? Un robot bibliotecario Library Humor, Library Books, Library Cards, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Science Fiction, Vintage Robots, Vintage Library, Ex Machina
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Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome

Librarians, in case you hadn’t heard, are essential members of society — likely to expand minds wherever they go — and, as such, are fully worthy of hero worship (whether they’re among the coolest librarians alive or just pretty cool). That’s at…

25 Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome By Emily Temple on Apr 2013 // A librarian tells a story at the Webster Branch of the NY Public Library, 1910

Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome

Librarians, in case you hadn’t heard, are essential members of society — likely to expand minds wherever they go — and, as such, are fully worthy of hero worship (whether they’re among the coolest librarians alive or just pretty cool). That’s at…

Library of Alexandria: The most famous library of Classical antiquity. It formed part of the research institute at Alexandria in Egypt that is known as the Alexandrian Museum (Mouseion, “shrine of the.

History of Information

An interactive, illustrated timeline of historic moments in humankind's quest for information. With annotations by Jeremy Norman.

The Kalamazoo Public Library from a 1908 postcard /Bookriot Kalamazoo Michigan, Carnegie Library, Literary Travel, Romanesque Architecture, Photography Illustration, Library Books, Around The Worlds, Mansions, House Styles
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Finding Libraries in Unexpected Places

We usually think about libraries as staid and steady buildings, safely immobile on our city streets. Like, say, this rather pretty one: But they don’t

The Old Public Library Of Cincinnati, Ohio, Usa 2 Architecture Art Nouveau, Library Architecture, Cincinnati Library, Cincinnati Usa, Main Library, Library Room, Old Libraries, Public Libraries, Bookstores
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45+ Of The Most Majestic Libraries In The World

Though they are losing ground to the e-book and the audio book, libraries were once central hubs of human intellectual progress. There's something about them that still attracts people, however –

Miss Rumphius ~ by Barbara Cooney, children's, Jan @ Yearning for God has made my day! Miss Rumphius became my very fav.

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yaykidlit: thelifeguardlibrarian: Miss Rumphius working in the library.

Pembroke College library, University of Cambridge (UK)

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Pembroke College library, University of Cambridge (UK) +

Children lined up at the Chatham Square Branch librarian’s desk, From 25 Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome. Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos, People Reading, Children Reading, Library Careers, Vintage School, New York Public Library, Public Libraries
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Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome

Librarians, in case you hadn’t heard, are essential members of society — likely to expand minds wherever they go — and, as such, are fully worthy of hero worship (whether they’re among the coolest librarians alive or just pretty cool). That’s at…