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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 so cool…

Imagine my surprise on learning recently that one can check out a dog at the library! To me a well-known animal lover (who would say Awww! even if I saw a baby iguana…although I am not fond of frogs and … Continue reading

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Opening the Door to Potential…

In many communities, and more importantly in many libraries, I am sure there are a myriad of potential writers: in all sorts of genres. In reviewing biographies of writers and poets alike, such as Michael Anthony and Pablo Neruda, one … Continue reading

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