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11. Habitación 100 de la Biblioteca Pública de Nueva York

11. Habitación 100 de la Biblioteca Pública de Nueva York

The Belgian blibliophile who created a paper Internet | Community Post: 19 Unlikely Heroes Who Shaped Digital Culture

19 Unlikely Heroes Who Shaped Digital Culture

Volunteers worked at the Universal Bibliographic Repertory, the project that grew into the Mundaneum.

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Library employee Nettie Bandiera is shown here preparing to do a job of hand stit.

Can you imagine how happy the rural farming families were to see the bookmobile rolling down the road? With books to read, suddenly they weren't so isolated anymore.

1928 Rural Libraries Bulletin -- Can you imagine how happy the rural farming families were to see the bookmobile rolling down the road? With books to read, suddenly they weren't so isolated anymore.

Kurt Vonnegut, Harper Lee, and Other Literary Greats on Censorship

Kurt Vonnegut, Harper Lee, and Other Literary Greats on Censorship

Library of Parliament, Centre Block, Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Canada | by Uncle_Greg, via Flickr

Library of Parliament, Centre Block, Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Canada (photo by Greg Stevenson)

Morgan Library by machbel, via Flickr, Manhattan, New York City. It was built in 1900 and designed by Charles McKim.

Next time I'm in NYC this is a definite stop! The Pierpont Morgan Library in NYC is one of the grandest libraries in the United States. It was designed by Charles McKim and built in 1906 to house the private library of financier J.

Fanny

25 Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome

Fanny Kuter, the librarian circa 1950 at the Ladies Free Library in South Dansville, NY. [Photo via]

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working woman, fits my image of the young librarian. [I think she's in bookkeeping or accounting, given the mechanical calculator ledgers.] "This presumably shows the interior of Las Cruces’ old Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, built in

PrintCollection - Cincinnati Library

Cincinnati Library

The ‰ÛÏOld‰۝ Main Library part of the Cincinnati Public Library built in åÊLater a new library was built in Cincinnati and was constructed at 629 Vine Street.

Oh God yes!

The Reading Room, John Rylands Library, Manchester. -whoever john rylands is, I'm about to go to England and marry his ass so I can use his library lol

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