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Atlanta's Vouched Books Presents the Best Summer Reading List Ever

librarianista: “ Niagara Falls librarians, 1955 ” This would be an amazing poster.

19 Vintage Photographs Of Stylin' Librarians

1964 - "Johanne 'Jo' Giæver Tenfjord" June 1918 – 13 Aug by Norwegian photographer Rigmor Dahl Delphin

That’s at least part of the impetus behind My Daguerreotype Librarian, ”[a] tumblr dedicated to literally or figuratively hunky and babely librarians from the past.

25 Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome

Fanny

25 Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome

Fanny Kuter, the librarian circa 1950 at the Ladies Free Library in South Dansville, NY. [Photo via]

In this 1935 South Omaha News article, librarian Catherine Beal shared some of the items she found in returned books that were used as bookmarks, including a garter and a strip of bacon.

In this 1935 South Omaha News article, librarian Catherine Beal shared some of the items she found in returned books that were used as bookmarks, including a garter and a strip of bacon. I wonder how they disposed of the bacon?

Old Bookmobiles - libraries These children are in for a treat with their books.

Old Bookmobile - libraries These children are in for a treat with their books.

1972 - "Esther Walls Posed With a Copy of 'La Vida' by Oscar Lewis" by Unknown | Walls, Esther J., 1926- // Archival Collect.: Esther J. Walls Papers, 1860s-1996 | Folder: Photographs - Profess'l Life, 1963-1973 | Digital Collect.: African American Women in Iowa | Contributing Institution: Univ. of Iowa. Libraries. Iowa Women's Archives - http://www.lib.uiowa.edu/forms/iwa /

19 Vintage Photographs Of Stylin' Librarians BTW La Vida was a dynamite book. I read all the Oscar Lewis I could, years ago.

A librarian in the Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs, 1950.

A librarian in the Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs, 1950

What to read (during maternity leave)

The school librarian and one of her student assistants at Woodrow Wilson High School, Washington D.

It's #WorldSmileDay and nothing makes us smile like #librarians! (H/t @neilhimself) "

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Despite the odd requests, we librarians remain undaunted. We continue to love library work. And of course, everyone loves a library story with a happy ending. For instance?

the caption says "British exchange librarians." From the BPL collection

British exchange librarians working at Central Branch of Brooklyn Public Library at Grand Army Plaza.

President Obama's Reading List

President Obama's Reading List

Pablo Picasso holding a dog and standing on a balcony with his daughter Maya Ruiz-Picasso.

Pablo Picasso holding a dog and standing on a balcony with his daughter Maya Ruiz-Picasso.

Freakpedia — more stuff here

Every year this school's librarian dresses up as a book reaper to collect overdue books. Best Librarian EVER. - LOL I wonder if I could get away with this?

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