1. humansofnewyork:

"I’m studying to be a librarian."
"What’s the sexiest part about being a librarian?"
"I’d say the width of our knowledge. The rest of academia seems to have a rather specific focal point, whereas librarians need to know enough to serve as a guide for researchers of every discipline."

    humansofnewyork:

    "I’m studying to be a librarian."

    "What’s the sexiest part about being a librarian?"

    "I’d say the width of our knowledge. The rest of academia seems to have a rather specific focal point, whereas librarians need to know enough to serve as a guide for researchers of every discipline."

  2. 
Submitted by: clockworkdelirium

    Submitted by: clockworkdelirium

    (Source: littlebookthings)

  3. wbnamerica:

Great Lessons from THE NAMESAKE…

#WBN2014 #booklove

    wbnamerica:

    Great Lessons from THE NAMESAKE…

    #WBN2014 #booklove

  4. "From his seat by the fireplace in the library, Hercule Poirot looked at the assembled company." We’re giving away MANY wondrous books on April 23, 2014 for World Book Night, including this gem by Agatha Christie.

    #WBN2014 #worldbooknight #woohoo #Reading #Magic

  5. etsy:

    Smell like your favorite literary man with fragrances from Ravenscourt Apothecary.

    #awesome #literature #characters #cologne

  6. bookpatrol:

"Be all you can be. Read." – Peter Max’s 1969 National Library Week poster

    bookpatrol:

    "Be all you can be. Read." – Peter Max’s 1969 National Library Week poster

  7. todaysdocument:

It’s National Library Week!
Remember being this excited to check out a book? (Maybe you still are.)

From “The Day the Books Went Blank”, a 1961 educational film intended to show the importance of maintaining quality libraries, from The Library Extension Agencies of the six New England States.


The theme of this year’s National Library Week is “Lives Change.”  How has a library, or librarian, changed your life?

    todaysdocument:

    It’s National Library Week!

    Remember being this excited to check out a book? (Maybe you still are.)

    From “The Day the Books Went Blank”, a 1961 educational film intended to show the importance of maintaining quality libraries, from The Library Extension Agencies of the six New England States.

    The theme of this year’s National Library Week is “Lives Change.”  How has a library, or librarian, changed your life?

  8. davenportlib:

"I’m just going to read a few pages of my book…."

    davenportlib:

    "I’m just going to read a few pages of my book…."

    (Source: gadgavemebeautyforashes)

  9. All of Shakespeare in 3 panel webcomics! 
    Check them all out!

  10. 8 April 2014

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    jalako

    #yes #reading #life

    #yes #reading #life

    (Source: jalako)