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The Single Most-Stolen Item In A Library (And It's Not A Book)

Roz Warren | Posted 05.11.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

The truth is that we're living in an era where anyone, of any age, can view all the naked tushies they want, whenever they want, online.

Art of the Memoir: Josh Hanagarne, the World's Strongest Librarian, on Tourette Syndrome, Choosing Stories and Being Strong at the Library

David Henry Sterry | Posted 12.23.2013 | Books
David Henry Sterry

"No matter what you're doing, if words aren't appearing on the page, you're not writing yet. Don't worry about people's reactions during the first draft. Just get it down."

The Best College Jobs... While You're In College

Scott Weingold | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Scott Weingold

Any job you take during college is a good one.That's because it shows employers you can balance school and work at the same time. The best college jobs, though, are the ones that help you land the career you want, right after you've graduated.

WATCH: Beastie Boys + Librarians = EPIC!

William Goodman | Posted 08.19.2013 | Books

While a number of things may come to mind when reflecting upon director Spike Jonze's 1994 classic music video for the Beastie Boys' hit song "Sabotag...

Author Platform: Use the News to Boost Your Book & Platform

Jennifer S. Wilkov | Posted 08.12.2013 | Books
Jennifer S. Wilkov

Using the news can help boost the visibility of your book, your platform and you! Themes run through your platform and book, whether it is fiction or...

BookExpo America: Behind the Scenes for How to Write a Book

Jennifer S. Wilkov | Posted 07.30.2013 | Books
Jennifer S. Wilkov

When you build a career in any industry, it is important to get into the thick of things and learn as much as you can about the business activities involved so you can become more of an insider as opposed to just a spectator.

WATCH: Bizarre, Hilarious 80s Librarian Workout

Posted 02.28.2013 | Books

Librarians: we know you're stuck sitting in a chair most of the day. Why not get fit with this insane, super bizarre librarian workout from 1987?! ...

Graphic Novels: 5 Recommendations From A Librarian

portjefferson.patch.com | Posted 12.17.2011 | Home

Teen Read Week begins this week as a way to get young adults to continue to enjoy reading throughout their teenage years. According to Colleen Cheshir...

Librarian Finds New Use For Card Catalog Cabinets

eBookNewser | Nate Hoffelder on March 15, 2011 4:23 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

If you’re old enough, you might recall how libraries used to have card catalogs. This was back before you could look stuff up on the computer – ba...

As eBooks Gain Popularity

publishingperspectives.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

What is being lost with with the loss of these institutional libraries? The integrity of information is one: as anything can be altered or even delete...

Library's Outrageous Overdue Fine

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

WINONA, Minn. — Librarians at Winona Public Library were thrilled this week when someone returned a book that had been checked out some 35 years...

Astoria Characters: The By-The-Book Librarian

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Laurel Hicklinis standing in the stacks at the Steinway Library. She takes a deep breath. "There's nothing like the smell of books," she says in delight.

Cliff Landis, Librarian, Maximizes His Donations To Haiti

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Click here for earlier updates from Haiti -- Follow the latest breaking news via our Haiti Twitter list -- See the latest images here -- Find out how ...