Job Description

I really wish that librarians could spend all day reading. That would be awesome.

idea-lab:

Amazon: The thousand datapoints of the Amazon Empire will descend upon you. Our delivery drones will blot out the sun.
Libraries: Then we will lend in the shade. 

(via theinnkeeperlibrarian)

thelifeguardlibrarian:

healthscireflib:

Kentucky librarians, if you’re planning on attending the fall conference, you are in for a treat!

The one and only thepinakes is officially going to be there to talk about the new ACRL information literacy framework! What a delight!

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He’ll be sponsored by the Academic Library Section, and will be speaking Thursday, Sept. 18th, at 11:00 a.m.

Come shower him with thoughtful questions and dialogue!

Tumblarians are officially taking over Kentucky.

It’s because healthscireflib is awesome.

huffingtonpost:

THIS GENIUS MACHINE FEEDS STRAY DOGS IN EXCHANGE FOR RECYCLED BOTTLES

The Turkish company Pugedon has created a vending machine that’s dispensing help for both the environment and our furry friends.

Watch the machine in action here.

(via itsnotlogicitsameanstoanend)

Maybe our world doesn’t have magical owls that bring you invitations to go on adventures, but it does have libraries.

Andrew Slack – co-founder and Executive Director of the Harry Potter Alliance – in his keynote yesterday at the American Library Association’s Midwinter Meeting (via thehpalliance)

(via februaryfox)

billykaploser:

tumblr is currently a place for people not at comic-con to sit and wait for pictures of comic-con to be posted. then cry about how we are not at comic-con.  

(via ellieandrews)

Reblog if you are legitimately shocked by the number of followers you have.

Yes. All the time.

(Source: xxxxredxxxxcatxxxx, via healthscireflib)

pickeringtonlibrary:

Ha! Perfection.


Totally using this in a science writing class.

pickeringtonlibrary:

Ha! Perfection.

Totally using this in a science writing class.

(Source: wilwheaton, via notyourstereotypicallibrarian)

When you’re really into a new book and just want to spend all your time reading it, but you have to go to work

sassypotter:

allabitofablur:

ellanarosetw:

theladymonsters:

superbmarksman:

i always end up thinking about the economic damage in superhero movies

make a movie.

the movie would be set entirely in the office of one over-worked insurance agent answering phone calls and in the window behind him we see various Super Heroes destroying things

Cast Amy Poehler

(via gloriousclio)