Tag: Libraries

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| September 24, 2010

authors’ libraries

Conor Friedersdorf sends me a link to this story about attempts to recover and reassemble the libraries of dead...

| September 16, 2010

information, please!

Yes, the desk is made of books! (Via Survival of the Book.) (Not really the kind of survival we book-lovers want, but...

| June 30, 2010

Peak Book

Will Self: The above leads me to suspect that we indeed may have passed that numinous — but for all that, real —...

| November 6, 2009


Watch this video at Ayoka Productions Thanks to Jessamyn.

| September 15, 2009

a librarian rants

Here: No sooner do I bristle at the college rankings and decide to ignore them for another year, than along comes the...

| September 4, 2009

Friday linkage

Sorry for the light posting — I’ve been a bit under the weather. Here are a few links to keep you occupied: The...

| August 12, 2009

the good old days

Charlie Stross: As for the intellectual property, I try not to get too worked up about it. There’s a lot of...

| August 1, 2009

an example to us all

From the Guardian: A 91-year-old woman from Stranraer in south-west Scotland is believed to be Britain's most...

| July 23, 2009


Wonderful post at A Working Library about libraries, ways of organizing information, and the varieties of metadata: Aby...