javeliner:

think about the concept of a library. that’s one thing that humanity didn’t fuck up. we did a good thing when we made libraries

(via yolaleah)

johnnysjetpack:

tchy:

dark-vowelled:

sclez:

durendals:

there is literally no difference between academic scholars discussing their interpretations of a text and a bunch of people yelling YOUR HEADCANON IS WRONG at each other

As a Masters student I can vouch for this.

The difference is citations.

image

I need to figure out how to use this in an instructional class.

(via intrepidheroine)

rawr0609:

9c9bs:

The real problem with people fussing over Pluto all the time is it represents the priorities of the public - preserving traditions rather than accepting facts. The pursuit of science is about building a sustainable catalog of truths, and there is no advantage in altering truths to appease nostalgia. 

wow

(via duckyshepherd)

Brown Library is doing a program to the mark the centennial of the extinction of the passenger pigeon by folding origami pigeons to help FoldtheFlock.org reach 1mil. #uva #brownlibrary #universityofvirginia #foldtheflock #passengerpigeon #uvalibrary #uvabrownlibrary

Brown Library is doing a program to the mark the centennial of the extinction of the passenger pigeon by folding origami pigeons to help FoldtheFlock.org reach 1mil. #uva #brownlibrary #universityofvirginia #foldtheflock #passengerpigeon #uvalibrary #uvabrownlibrary

Tumblr Meetup at VLA?

I just decided to go to VLA for Friday only - coffee, anyone?

riceflavor:

yes

(Source: jinxinator, via dr-archeville)

catagator:

Another day, another webinar featuring “Books for Boys.” 
Gendered reading’s gotta stop.

catagator:

Another day, another webinar featuring “Books for Boys.” 

Gendered reading’s gotta stop.

(via theinnkeeperlibrarian)