50 empowering quotes from fictional female characters (infographic)
From Mary Poppins to Wonder Woman, these characters from books and comic books will inspire you to change for the better.
Dear Diary...Guess what's new in the library this month.
New Month, New Displays We are ready to enjoy the wonderful month of November with two new displays. We are focused on cooking up a feast...
End of Year Bulletin Board
It is always difficult to get our library books back before the end of the school year, so this year I put up a Pete the Cat themed reminder. The idea came from one of the many library memes I've...
I had a lot of fun with this one. So much so, that even though it was supposed to be posted on here yesterday (Thursday being my normal middle-grade book day), I spent a few more hours tweaking it and posted it now (obviously). So—without further ado!—a flowchart of middle-grade book recommendations! Turns out it's hard to narrow down recommendations. This could have been SO much longer (heaven forbid). But hey, it works. So I'm hanging it in my library (see it here!). If you want to, too…
NYPL: Dongan Hills Library
“Book is a film that takes place in the mind of the reader. That’s why we go to movies and say, oh the book is better.” –Paulo Coelho Check out our book/movie display section and decide whether you...
Just. One. Word. One word titles. #librarydisplay
So many books have a title that is just one word. This is the simple display we came up with that features these titles. Within the first twenty four hours four books were checked out, and at least three groups stopped to look. One reader was telling her friend, "I've read this one, and this…
These books “Blue” us away!
St. Thomas Public Library's Readers Advisory Committee decided to continue our colour-based theme for library displays. This month's theme is "These books BLUE us away!" The display includes books from almost every genre: general fiction, romance, mystery, science fiction & fantasy, and large print. There is no particular motif when it comes to plot -…
Library Display: Banned Books Week
This week is Banned Books Week and I am excited to share with you the burned book banners that I created for the lobby of our library.
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Who Dunnit? - library display.. tools of the trade in case... fingerprints, magnifying glass, binoculars, files, microscope, etc
There's Snow Better Time for Reading! 2
Winter reading display topped by a giant snowman head, at the Walt Branch Library in Lincoln, NE in November/December 2013.