I’d tap that

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Giant Underwood typewriter at the 1939 World’s Fair.

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I’ve Seen Some Weird Shit

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Good news for public libraries

With polling numbers like this, maybe public libraries should run for office! :)

Good news for public libraries

“This graphic highlights results from the Pew Internet & American Life Project survey, released December 2013. More than 6,000 Americans ages 16 and older were asked about their views of public libraries and the role these institutions serve in their communities. The results show that an overwhelming majority of Americans value libraries.”

View the full report (PDF):

[Graphic: American Libraries Magazine]

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The Basics

The Basics

All I require is to sit in the sun and read my book. Alone. In gold lamé short shorts.

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Reading is good for your health: science.

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Living history

Living history

I love finding perfectly preserved leaves and news clippings pressed between the pages of 125-year-old books, don’t you?

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The Official Mascot of Libraries Everywhere

The Official Mascot of Libraries Everywhere

Source: The Interwebz

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