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National Bookmobile Day (www.ala.org/offices/olos/nbdhome) (Wednesday of National Library Week, April 15, 2015) celebrates our nation’s bookmobiles and the dedicated library professionals who provide this valuable and essential service to their communities every day.

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“Library on Wheels” New Bookmobile Unveiled

If you were to consider what mobility has done for Buffalo's food scene, what do you think it could do for other aspects of ourt lives? Take, for example, books. The Buffalo and Erie County Public Library (BECPL) has launched a brand new 'Bookmobile' that is essentially a library on wheels. The high

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Bookmobile Gearing Up for National Bookmobile Day Celebrations! | West Bend News

PAULDING COUNTY, OHIO — National Bookmobile Day celebrates our nation’s bookmobiles and the dedicated library professionals who provide this valuable and essential service to their communitie…

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“Library on Wheels” New Bookmobile Unveiled

If you were to consider what mobility has done for Buffalo's food scene, what do you think it could do for other aspects of ourt lives? Take, for example, books. The Buffalo and Erie County Public Library (BECPL) has launched a brand new 'Bookmobile' that is essentially a library on wheels. The high

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Established in 1848, by an act of the Great and General Court of Massachusetts, the Boston Public Library (BPL) was the first large free municipal library in the United States. Today, the Boston Public Library system includes a Central Library, twenty-four branches, a map center, a business library, and a website filled with digital content.

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Bookmobile rolls on

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Satabdi Mishra and Akshaya Rautaray recently concluded their extensive "Read More India" tour, which encouraged book-lovers to browse and read a range of fiction and non-fiction books. Mobile Library, Library Week, Kent County, India Tour, Minivan, Nonfiction Books, Libraries, Other People, Book Lovers
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The Travelling Library That Took Books to Readers Across 20 States - The Wire

Satabdi Mishra and Akshaya Rautaray recently concluded their extensive "Read More India" tour, which encouraged book-lovers to browse and read a range of fiction and non-fiction books.

Mobile library: Mata Aksara co-founder Nuradi Indra Wijaya (left) readies the motorbike-powered library van as his daughters Diva (second from left), Naya and his uncle Badruddin (right) observe the book collection. Library Week, Library Room, Mobile Library, Vintage Library, Coffee And Books, Thinking Outside The Box, Find Picture, Book Collection, Jakarta
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Bookmobiles in America is for sale (again!)

Okay, now it’s ready, again. Or just go to Amazon and type in “ortwein bookmobiles”

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Monolite Bookmobile Postcards

On National Bookmobile Day I thought I would feature some Monolite bookmobile postcards. According to its website the Moroney Company in Massachusetts began producing its line of Monolite bookmobiles in 1940 and continues to do so up to the present. In the 1960s and 1970s Moroney published a series of postcards featuring their bookmobiles. These postcards were 8 ¼ inches wide instead of the standard 5 ½ inches. Below are five examples of these postcards. Calvert County, Prince Frederick, MD…

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Article 404 - The Ledger - Lakeland, FL

LAKE WALES — After a successful first year, the Polk County Library Cooperative Bookmobile is getting a new selection and a new schedule.The bookmobile will focus on new best-selling books and films, said Tina Peak, director of the Lake Wales Public Library which operates the countywide service.Because of limited space in the bookmobile, content is phased out after about six or eight months, Peak said.Also being phased out are a few stops. The Lake Eloise and Poinciana stops will be

From a bike bookmobile to a floating library to books on a camel, these mobile libraries think outside the box to bring more books to the masses. Library Week, Library Room, Library Ideas, Beautiful Library, Beautiful Mind, Mobile Library, Philippines Culture, Vintage Library, My Art Studio
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Culture

From history and the arts to travel and fashion, we take a broad look at culture in the context of sustainability.

On National Bookmobile Day I thought I would feature some Monolite bookmobile postcards. Library Week, Free Library, Bucks County, Harvester, 1960s, Trucks, History, Books, Historia

Monolite Bookmobile Postcards

On National Bookmobile Day I thought I would feature some Monolite bookmobile postcards. According to its website the Moroney Company in Massachusetts began producing its line of Monolite bookmobiles in 1940 and continues to do so up to the present. In the 1960s and 1970s Moroney published a series of postcards featuring their bookmobiles. These postcards were 8 ¼ inches wide instead of the standard 5 ½ inches. Below are five examples of these postcards. Calvert County, Prince Frederick, MD…

On National Bookmobile Day I thought I would feature some Monolite bookmobile postcards. Library Week, Library Room, Hp 17, Librarian Style, Vintage Library, Find Picture, Libraries, 1960s, The Past
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Monolite Bookmobile Postcards

On National Bookmobile Day I thought I would feature some Monolite bookmobile postcards. According to its website the Moroney Company in Massachusetts began producing its line of Monolite bookmobiles in 1940 and continues to do so up to the present. In the 1960s and 1970s Moroney published a series of postcards featuring their bookmobiles. These postcards were 8 ¼ inches wide instead of the standard 5 ½ inches. Below are five examples of these postcards. Calvert County, Prince Frederick, MD…

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Billings Public Library's Bookmobile takes entertainment to array of rural Montana residents

Most mornings, a 37-foot-long Freightliner M-2 Business Class hybrid truck backs out of the Billings Public Library, hauling 3,000 books, DVDs, books on tape and CDs.

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New bookmobile, Palm Beach County (Fla.) Public Library System.

The Twin Falls Public Library took their book mobile to Robert Stuart Middle School to show the book mobile to the students, play a few games and teach them about their printer. Library Week, Twin Falls, Idaho, Middle School, Quilt Patterns, Public, Names, Student, Teaching
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Twin Falls Public Library reveals name of book mobile, visits with students

The Twin Falls Public Library took their book mobile to Robert Stuart Middle School to show the book mobile to the students, play a few games and teach them about their 3-D printer.