Oh, The Places I’ll Go!

This past weekend , my library had its October book sale.  The sale began at 4 pm on the 17th and ended on the 20th.  On the 17th alone, I purchased books 13 books for $23.  That’s 13 books for the price of one brand new hardback. (Admittedly nowadays, most brand new hard backs seem…

Save Fairfax County Public Libraries

Modernizing Virginia’s Fairfax County Public Libraries may result in degrading the system.  The proposed beta project seeks to modernize Fairfax County’s Public Library system through reducing staff, almost total elimination of children’s programs, and the elimination of professional librarians. What?  Libraries without librarians?  Yes, that’s right.  According to Charles Keener, as reported in the article Bulova…