The American Library Association's Washington Office tumblr. We post about federal policies that affect libraries, including copyright, privacy and access. We also post about ebooks and, admittedly, the occasional library fluff.
Nothing will cheer up a day when you’re feeling crappy like when a kid asks for a book, and when you find it and hand it to her she goes “OhMyGoodness!!” and actually blushes a little because she’s so excited to have it.
When a library is open, no matter its size or shape, democracy is open, too. Bill Moyers in the foreword to this beautiful photographic love letter to libraries (via explore-blog)