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Why Am I Here?

I’m a retired librarian who has worked in public and academic library settings in Wisconsin and Minnesota.

I’ve been blogging here since 2012, almost three years. 102 more words


Library Book Haul and News!

Hey there and happy Monday! Mondays can be happy, right? Yesterday I finally got around to going to my local library. What used to be a weekly (or more!) event has fallen by the wayside to a many-months-in-between-visits event. 343 more words


Watching documentaries of World War Two, color
where before there was only the black and white ghosts,
it’s 1941 again and that entire world of people… 220 more words


Ohioana Library

The Ohioana Library is a special library dedicated to preserving works related to Ohio, by Ohio authors and authors that have written about Ohio.

The mission of the Ohioana Library Association is to: recognize and encourage the creative accomplishments of Ohioans, preserve, and expand a permanent archive of books, sheet music, manuscripts, and other materials by Ohioans and about Ohio, and disseminate information about the work of Ohio writers, musicians, and other artists to researchers, schools, and the general public.

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Libraries, Books, and Learning, Oh My

A library is the best place to escape life and dive deep into a good book. As a book lover and former Literature major, I have a special place in my heart for libraries. 427 more words

Where To Go

An alternative to austerity is growing in Merseyside

Clara Saraiva shares the experiences of an anti-austerity conference bringing together grassroots activists across Merseyside.

100 people took part in the “No Austerity Conference” February 14 in Liverpool, with participation from representatives from trade unions, community organisations, leftist parties. 876 more words


We Apologize for the Interruption in the AWESOME!

If you know our Grey Havens Ya Awesome Box, you probably know that it is always on duty. The Awesome Box never takes a break. 406 more words