Happy Valentine’s Day! 

To prospective library school students I would say: Do not underestimate the service component of this profession. Don’t become a librarian because you love books. Books are just another (though wonderful) tool in an ever expanding, multi-media world of information. Become a librarian because you love people.


Audrey Horne Looking Bookish and Lovely on NerdGirlfriend


Future Storytime Option?

 [source, site mostly NSFW]

Awesome People Reading is an addictive Tumblr


I saw an episode of Hoarders that was about this very thing


We gotta fix that library budget somehow


A Downton Abbey display! Genius.


I end this with Spike drinking from a Kiss the Librarian mug, because he's always been my Valentine.

~Love and Libraries, Ingrid

About magpielibrarian

Youth Services Librarian, Mediocre Crafter, Urban Magpie, Glitter Addict, and Worshiper of Ridiculous Outfits, Emerging Leader 2012, Former Rainbow Book List Member, and GLBT RT Director-at-Large! This is what a librarian looks like, kids.

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