It is SO small and SO cute.
It is SO small and SO cute.
There’s a place with free books and movies? What is it called again? Library?
The libraries of the world are under threat. Here are some reasons to care.
Seriously, though. This place is pretty cool.
College: The best seven years of your life.
Netflix for books = a library.
And people say reading is boring.
Every day I read so I can succeed.
These 16 amazing libraries are full of beautiful interiors — and books — to check out.
Add this to your endless to-do list.
From love letters to four leaf clovers.
This library was a book lovers dream.
A cryptic email was sent out to members of the Brooklyn library, encouraging them to show up for the filming of a potential music video about social media.
Starring 2,131 books, 27 volunteers, and Seattle’s gorgeous public library.
Patrick Higgins, a Swansea, Massachusetts, resident who is described by local news as a “chronic litigant,” is demanding the removal of a cat named Penny beloved by the town who lives in the library, saying it violates federal disabilities law.
ATTENTION NEW YORK CITY SUBWAY RIDERS. (via counterpunches.tumblr.com)
Patricia Polacco’s book, In Our Mothers’ House, is back on the library bookshelves in the Davis School District in Utah. The move came after a lawsuit was filed by the ACLU.
The actor picked up a few books from the library yesterday and turns out he reads pretty interesting stuff and also looks good in a white t-shirt.
In the market square of Spijkenisse, Netherlands, a mountain of bookshelves is contained by a glass-enclosed structure and pyramidal roof. Corridors and a cafe have panoramic views through the transparent roof.
If you think libraries are quiet places, think again.
This is simply amazing.
As if books weren’t cool enough by themselves, they go and put them in these awesome buildings.
It’s like Heaven, only with more books. E-Readers will never be this pretty.
This day an age of technology we can’t forget the analog internet cafes with dark wood, detailed workmanship, leaded glass windows and tier after towering tier of books – classic historic libraries are a bibliophile’s dream.
I may have popped a literary boner for this concept. Olivier Charles created this digital rendering for an International Competition of Architecture for the Stockholm Public Library. (via cgsociety.org) View Image ›
College kids like to take naps. Here’s a list of the best places they tend to fall asleep. Add your own favorite spots.
BRB, hugging my bookcase forever. Books are the most wonderful things in the universe. View Image ›
Alexandra Wallace is a UCLA student whose unbelievably ill-timed, ignorant, racist YouTube rant against Asians is setting the Internet on fire this week. UCLA’s student populace and the Internet at large have responded with typical intolerance, escalating the problem to a point where Alexandra Wallace is receiving death threats. So, another good week for TMI, racism, and overreactions. Well done, team. Read More ›
Everyone makes mistakes. Especially bookstores. This is a list of the best bookstore fails (or wins, depending on how you look at it). View List ›