Quote of the Day – April 9, 2021

Problems of a Quarantine Librarian #1

Since my library is closed, funny interactions with the public is very limited. So for the time being, I revamped Problems of an Overworked Librarian and temporarily changed it to Problems of a Quarantine Librarian, all the antics and issues that I am dealing with during this lockdown:

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Friday Debate: Extending Library Hours

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Welcome to Friday Debate, a feature on cup of tea with that book, please, where every Friday a question will be posted that tantalize the brain and expands our horizons. For this week’s question: Continue reading “Friday Debate: Extending Library Hours”

Why We Need Libraries

Welcome to National Library Week, an annual event that exemplifies the daily contributions our nation’s libraries and librarians give everyday. As a librarian, I everyday see the benefits and the resources that libraries provide to their communities. And especially now, with the world the way it is, we need libraries more than ever. The theme for this year is “Libraries Lead”. Keeping with this theme, we ask our patrons how the libraries has led them to a valuable aspect in their lives. We are there for you and right now, we need you to be there for us. Funding for libraries may have increased, but that does not change the threat we still under. That is why this week is a great way to show the importance of libraries and why they need to be celebrated. Here are some ways you can help celebrate this week: Continue reading “Why We Need Libraries”