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General

Portal

UNESCO Libraries Portal
Librarian’s Resource Center
Candy Schwartz’s Library and Info. Science Resources

Dictionary

library : a place in which literary, musical, artistic, or reference materials (as books, manuscripts or films) are kept for use but not for sale — Webster See also OneLook, Free Dictionary, Wiktionary, Urban Dictionary

Thesaurus

Roget’s II (Thesaurus.com), Merriam-Webster Thesaurus, Visuwords

Preservation

History

Library History Round Table
Libraries of the Anicent World (Lionel Casson, Yale)

Quotation

Quotations Page

Library

Internet Library for Librarians
Simmons College Graduate School of Library and Information Science Library
Library of Congress, Library Science

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

Participation

Education

Course

OER Commons: Open Educational Resources

Community

Occupation

Occupational Outlook Handbook, Librarians (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Library Journal, Jobs
Special Libraries Association, Jobs
Jobs in Library and Information Technology

Organization

American Libraries Association (ALA)

Event

Conferences and Events (ALA)

News

NPR Archives

Book

ISBNdb

Government

US Library of Congress

Document

USA.gov

Expression

Fun

Adventure

Library Hotel (Madison Ave., New York, NY)

Poem

OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

Music

Song Lyrics

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  • Ten Stories That Shaped 2020
    by John on December 15, 2020 at 2:12 pm

    Ten Stories That Shaped 2020 John Tue, 12/15/2020 - 09:12 Topic Libraries LISNews Features News Here's my annual look back at some of the notable library headlines from this year. Can you guess what number one is? 10. News Flash: Prejudice Still Exists The problem of algorithms propagating bias continues to be an important issue in our field. 9. More Elsevier Cancellations Following the University of California's break […]

  • Seattle Public Librarians Just Want to Read You...
    by Blake on July 23, 2020 at 7:39 pm

    Seattle Public Librarians Just Want to Read You Stories - Slog - The Stranger Blake Thu, 07/23/2020 - 15:39 Topic Librarians The Lit Line (206-386-4656) isn't necessarily a newfangled idea, SPL librarian Robin Rousu told me. It's pretty old. Rousu has been a librarian with SPL for 15 years. She used to run the Dial-a-Story program where kids were encouraged to call a number to get a story read to them. That program was built around the idea […]

  • Prepress Highlight: Coronavirus imperils weather...
    by StephenK on July 23, 2020 at 3:13 pm

    Prepress Highlight: Coronavirus imperils weather forecasting StephenK Thu, 07/23/2020 - 11:13 Geophysical Research Letters has an article in prepress about how the reduction in air traffic has reduced the amount of automated meteorological observation platforms aloft which may impact weather forecasting in the near term.

  • One-Third Of Museums At Risk Due To Coronavirus
    by StephenK on July 23, 2020 at 3:03 pm

    One-Third Of Museums At Risk Due To Coronavirus StephenK Thu, 07/23/2020 - 11:03 Topic Museums NPR reports that one-third of museums in the United States are at risk of closure in 2020 due to the continuing coronavirus crisis. Their story was based upon a survey conducted by the American Alliance of Museums.

  • In Publishing, ‘Everything Is Up for Change’...
    by Blake on July 15, 2020 at 9:08 pm

    In Publishing, ‘Everything Is Up for Change’ - The New York Times Blake Wed, 07/15/2020 - 17:08 Topic Publishing In Publishing, ‘Everything Is Up for Change’ A wave of deaths and retirements prompted publishers to name new leaders. Now the industry is in a rare moment of transformation that promises to influence the books put out into the world.   From: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/15/books/book-publishing-leadership.html In […]