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For Throwback Thursday, “Story Hour with Children’s Librarian Jo Caroll” at Queens Library at Central in 1948

For Throwback Thursday, “Story Hour with Children’s Librarian Jo Caroll” at Queens Library at Central in 1948 The joy of reading hasn’t changed much, has it?

No matter how big or extravagant, the best libraries are the ones where someone is reading to children.  25 Vintage Photos of Librarians!

25 Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome

25 Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome By Emily Temple on Apr 2013 // A librarian tells a story at the Webster Branch of the NY Public Library, 1910

Has the joy of reading really changed much over the years? The expressions of wonder and curiosity on the faces of the readers pictured in these 1960s vintage Queens Library prints, made available by the tireless archivists at Queens Memory Project—a collaboration between the Archives at Queens Library and Queens College—bear a striking resemblance to those of our young customers in 2012.

queenslibrary: “ Has the joy of reading really changed much over the years? The expressions of wonder and curiosity on the faces of the readers pictured in these vintage Queens Library prints,.

25 vintage pictures of librarians at work, or as Flavorwire dubbed it "being awesome." Totally. @Merry China China Lynn Roelofs

25 Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome

Minnie Oakley en Florence baker Hayes werkzaam in de Wisconsin State Historical Society Library, 1896

When microfilm readers looked a bit like Robby the Robot...    19 Vintage Photographs Of Stylin' Librarians

19 Vintage Photographs Of Stylin' Librarians

When microfilm readers looked a bit like Robby the Robot. 19 Vintage Photographs Of Stylin' Librarians

Do you remember traveling libraries being new and sooooo cool?

Bookmobile -- we walked blocks to the bookmobile! Thank goodness that books weighed less then.

Story-hour at Great Kills sub-branch. New York Public Library

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Library employee Nettie Bandiera is shown here preparing to do a job of hand stit.

George S. Zimbel photographer - Bing Images

"Fiction Department [possibly in Montreal]," by George Zimbel -- I'm loving the two catalogs behind her, one more empty than full! (Also flashing back with those white lips and eyelids.

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As regular readers know, I'm a big fan of students choosing their own books to read (see My Best Posts On Books: Why They’re Important & How To Help Students Select, Read, Write & Discuss T.

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