"Library Takeout" is not only a fun little synthy treat about how to get library materials from Duke University during the pandemic, but the low-tech animation is also a perfect accompaniment.
In the latest double-plus ungood news from the Republic of Gilead, you can add librarians to the list of politicians, healthcare workers, poll workers, journalists, and others receiving threats of violence from extremists. In the last two weeks, at least a dozen public libraries across the U.S. received threats that resulted in canceled events and… READ THE REST
There has been a recent surge in attempts to ban books across America. Conservative political groups seeking to block books with storylines about minorities and LBGTQA+ folks are mounting more organized and more frequent attacks on our freedoms. Libraries are an incredible public resource that should not be forced to suffer this terrible political theater.… READ THE REST
The Montana State Library Commission voted 4-3 to reject the proposed new logo above because some of the members think it resembles a Pride flag. The commission paid $130,000 (of non-taxpayer money) to ad agency Hoffman York to design the logo. From the Associated Press: Commissioner Tammy Hall argued at a June meeting that approving… READ THE REST
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We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. While bulking up home security is never a bad idea, sometimes you just want a small camera to record the memorable things going on. Some successes only happen once in a lifetime,… READ THE REST