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Check ‘Em Out: Find The Perfect Library Tote Bags To Haul Your Goods

These library tote bags will help you carry your new-found haul in style.

To All the Libraries I’ll Miss When I (Finally) Move

Six years after moving to D.C. and deciding it's not for me, there’s still something holding me back from leaving: the libraries.

Getting an MLIS While Working Full Time

Getting an MLIS to work in libraries while working a full time job can be challenging, and this librarian shares her experience.

Zoom Into A Good Read: 4 Ways Libraries Hype Books Virtually

This librarian has seen some truly creative ideas for how libraries hype books virtually, and she's here to share the wealth.

BEYOND MAGENTA: When Gatekeeping Becomes Censorship

A reader considers how books from the margins are recategorized and how moral gatekeeping restricts access to those stories.

Books for the Future: Why We Need Copyright Libraries

What are copyright libraries, and why do we need them? This article explains the role legal deposits play in the wider world of libraries.

9 of the Best Children’s Books About Libraries and Librarians

Celebrate some of our favorite bookish spaces and people with the tots through these children's books about libraries and librarians.

Why Librarians Are Not Childcare

Even at the best of times, librarians are not childcare. Here's why.

A Little Library Life: On Finding Sanctuary in On-Campus Libraries

One reader on finding solace and sanctuary in college libraries as a transfer student.

How I Got Over My MLS

The debate for whether the MLS degree is really necessary for employment as a librarian in the United States isn’t that new.

Do You Need a Library Science Degree to Work in a Library?

Want to work in a library without an MLS degree? Here's how.

How Librarians Helped Invent the YA Category of Books

A look back in history to how YA librarians and libraries helped create the young adult category of books for teens.

6 Excellent Books Featuring Libraries or Librarians

What could be better than a book about a library, or featuring a librarian as its main character? Find a book for every library lover.

Libraries Reopen in COVID-19 Hot Spots: Are Library Staff Being Protected?

In considering whether staff are being protected as libraries reopen during the pandemic, we take a look at some Arizona libraries.

Welcome Back Lessons for School Librarians Struggling Through a Pandemic

An elementary school librarian shares Welcome Back lessons for teaching during a pandemic.