Category Archives: Status of Libraries

Why should one look down on libraries?

Once upon a time libraries were seen as treasure troves, repositories of rare books and an abode for religious groups, scholars¬†and the wealthy. ¬†Indeed, books were regarded as so valuable they had to be chained to lecterns in order to … Continue reading

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Libraries are a necessity…

As a child I always fostered a love of books and in particular the library, whether it was the school library or the public library. I remember a fondness for the librarian in the public library who always saw my … Continue reading

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