2 edition of library and its home found in the catalog.
library and its home
Drury, Gertrude Martha Mrs.
|Statement||selected and annotated by Gertrude Gilbert Drury.|
|Series||Classics of American librarianship -- [v. 9]|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||588 p. :|
|Number of Pages||588|
Most popular series books have been issued in hardcover library editions. The bindings vary from patterns that resemble wallpaper to a wide variety of colors, including both drab and bright colors. Many collectors scorn these editions and consider them worth less than the regular editions, but the library bindings do have a certain charm. The word "library" seems to be used in so many different aspects now, from the brick-and-mortar public library to the digital library. Public libraries—and indeed, all libraries--are changing and dynamic places where librarians help people find the best source of information whether it's a book, a web site, or database entry.
Cleveland Public Library first opened as a “Public School Library” for the Cleveland Board of Education in It was the first large public library to allow people to select their own books directly from its bookshelves. For 56 years, the Library was in a series of temporary and rented spaces. A home library may sound like a luxury, but can actually create your own home library on any budget. All you need are an empty room, a handful of carefully-selected flea market furnishings, and plenty of wonderful books to enjoy.
National Home Library Foundation (Washington DC, US) Series dates: Size: 4″ x ″ The National Home Library (and its paperback companion series, the Jacket Library) are unusual in that they were published by “a non-profit organization sponsored by a group of noted authors and purpose is to bring within the reach of everyone the best that has been thought and said. As businesses and other public places begin to reopen, ACLA and its member libraries are phasing in returns and curbside pick-up of requested items. We also are continuing to work on plans to provide additional "in-person" services in a safe and responsible manner.
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The descriptions of the fire, the librarians’ reactions, and the /5. For the bibliophile anxious to enhance the home library, At Home with Books presents both practical advice and divine inspiration. Chapters on starting a collection, organizing the library, and caring for books offer useful information on categorizing, editing, storage, and space-saving--"break down the books into categories by subject matter /5(67).
In The Library Book, Orlean chronicles the LAPL fire and its aftermath to showcase the larger, crucial role that libraries play in our lives; delves into the evolution of libraries across the country and around the world, from their humble beginnings as a metropolitan charitable initiative to their current status as a cornerstone of national Cited by: 2.
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