art using library card catalog cards

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a bulletin board covered in lots of different types of paper and pictures on it's sides
Library Card Catalog Quilt by laurawennstrom, via Flickr
a large poster with many different pictures on it
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Painted library cards (by 450 of the creator's students)
a drawing of a man painting a heart on a piece of paper with flowers growing out of it
Black Friday Sale the Library Card Collage Series - Etsy
Holiday Sale, The Library Card Collage by thebackoftheboat.
an open book sitting on top of a guitar
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More info about the presentation by Debbie Anderson & me. ["Practical Ideas to Amp Up Your YA Literature Programming, Friday November 14, 1-4:30pm, Tickets $69" via YALSA's YA Literature Symposium]
a pie chart showing the percentage of people who use public librarys to read books
From Distant Admirers to Library Lovers–and beyond
["Pew: March 13, 2014: From Distant Admirers to Library Lovers–and beyond A typology of public library engagement in America"]
the grapes of wrath by john steinick
Libraries Are Surprisingly Popular, and Oh Yeah, They Also Make You Awesome
["Libraries Are Surprisingly Popular, and Oh Yeah, They Also Make You Awesome | Bustle"]
16th Century German Book Opens in 6 Ways to Reveal 6 Books
["16th Century Book Opens in 6 Ways"]
TRYING TO CONVINCE TEENS TO COME TO A PROGRAM
Teen programs ARE fun --- we swear! ["Librarian Problems | TRYING TO CONVINCE TEENS TO COME TO A PROGRAM"]
a group of people standing around each other in front of bookshelves and stairs
["Librarians and libraries—enduring media darlings!"]
an image of tombstones with the doors open
Library Journal
["How to Kill a School Library: 10 Easy Steps"]
a woman holding up several magazines in front of a book shelf with books on it
Dotdash Meredith - America's Largest Digital & Print Publisher
["DO THIS DON'T: Take Yourself To The Library And Get A Library Card"]
the flyer for an exhibition with books
Brief poster describing library catalog card art contest (by Monique Delatte Starkey & Jane Ishibashi).
an advertisement for a college library called call for entries, with information about the event
Extended description of library contest.
a woman with glasses holding a pen in her right hand and writing on the left
["Librarians Build Communities"]
four cards with pictures of owls and flowers are on a red tablecloth covered surface
["Librarians Build Communities"]
a paper snowflake hanging from the side of a door with words written on it
Nesting On Main
["Gorgeous paper star seen here: Petite Michelle Louise: Nesting On Main"]
a shirt made out of many different types of papers and letters on it, with the words read written in red
["'Card up my sleeve' by Shirley Sauls. 2005. Shirt sewn with stamped library card catalog cards."]
three cards with numbers on them sitting on a table next to some books and a vase
Reserved for Christy- Library Card Catalog Wedding Reception Table Numbers
["www.originphotos.com FOLLO US NOW beautiful reception ideas #followme #weddings #love #lovestory #happy #beautiful #ceremony #shoes #bride #rings #hairstyles # groom CLICK,SHARE,LOVE,LIKE www.originphotos.com"]
three women are standing in front of the adult services entrance to an office building that is decorated with wood panels
["Highland Park (Ill.) Public Library celebrated its 125th anniversary with the lobby installation of a 12-foot sculpture made of card catalog cards. The design, created by Crystal Grover and Linsey Burritt of Chicago-based design studio INDO, used more than 17,000 used card catalog cards to craft a textural piece of art called Open Book."]
a lamp that is sitting next to a potted plant in a room with lots of papers on it
["Love this look with the old book pages and handwritten pages woven through."]
a book shelf filled with lots of books next to a wall covered in bookshelves
["Library memes, for the win"]
an empty library filled with lots of books
["File sharing before it was cool."]
a piece of paper with an image of a flask and beakle on it
little drawing
not a library catalog card, but the check-out clip is still cute.
three pieces of torn up paper sitting on top of each other
Sign in
["Library Card Catalog Art Show - Phoenicia Library Association Phoenicia Library - Picasa Web Albums"]
altered photograph of children in silhouettes with words written on them and cut out from paper
Sign in
["Library Card Catalog Art Show - Phoenicia Library Association Phoenicia Library - Picasa Web Albums"]
an old piece of paper with writing on it
at the bidding of poe
["at the bidding of poe by Michelle Souliere 'Part of the cARTalog art project initiated by the University of Iowa in the wake of the obsolescence of library card catalogs. Artists were given old cards from the library's catalog, and asked to make art from them.'"]
a box filled with lots of different types of cards and papers on top of a table
2Gypsygirls.com
["One Lucky Day: Sneak Peek Week Wrap-Up--Instead of an art journal, use one index card a day. {love the versatility with this, cool idea!}"]
an origami bird sitting on top of shredded paper
["Part of an art project using old library card catalogs for art, from the Univ. of South Carolina"]
a piece of paper that has been altered to look like the word boy bob on it
Sign in
["Library Card Catalog Art Show - Phoenicia Library Association Phoenicia Library - Picasa Web Albums"]
a bulletin board covered in lots of different types of paper and pictures on it's sides
["Library Card Catalog Quilt by laurawennstrom, via Flickr"]
a woman sitting at a desk with an open book in front of her and looking down
a bag of decaf librarian's blend sitting on top of a wooden table
funny librarian-approved coffee blend photographed by colleague & friend, caroline kim.
a woman sitting on the floor next to a shelf full of drawers with words reading prehistic googleling
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Prehistoric Googling.
two pairs of white shoes with tags on them in plastic bags, sitting next to each other
cARTalog, a card catalog art project
d i a p s a l m a t a: cARTalog, a card catalog art project (http://blog.whitneyannetrettien.com/2008/12/cartalog-card-catalog-art-project.html)
a room with some boxes on the floor and a large wall hanging over it's head
Card Catalog Cards Display - Art in the Library - Guides at Milner Library, Illinois State University (http://ilstu.libguides.com/content.php?pid=250995=2079453)
a blue bird with music notes painted on it
Library Journal
How to Host A Card Catalog Contest (http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2012/08/library-services/how-to-host-a-card-catalog-contest/)
a drawing of a baseball bat on top of a piece of paper with writing underneath it
Library Journal
How to Host A Card Catalog Contest (http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2012/08/library-services/how-to-host-a-card-catalog-contest/)
a drawing of a woman looking at herself in a mirror with the caption'the vanishing family - crisis in black america '
Library Journal
How to Host A Card Catalog Contest (http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2012/08/library-services/how-to-host-a-card-catalog-contest/)
a piece of paper that has been folded into an origami dog on it
Library Journal
How to Host A Card Catalog Contest (http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2012/08/library-services/how-to-host-a-card-catalog-contest/)
several boxes stacked on top of each other with one box in front of the other
cARTalog Gallery - University of Iowa Libraries
Erin Germain, Dubuque, Iowa (http://sdrc.lib.uiowa.edu/exhibits/cartalog/gallery.htm#)
an image of blue and white tiles with images on them in different styles, sizes and colors
cARTalog Gallery - University of Iowa Libraries
Erin Germain, Dubuque, Iowa, http://sdrc.lib.uiowa.edu/exhibits/cartalog/gallery.htm#
an abstract photograph of a man's face and text
cARTalog Gallery - University of Iowa Libraries
(Erin Germain, Dubuque, Iowa ttp://sdrc.lib.uiowa.edu/exhibits/cartalog/gallery.htm#)
four different types of paper with words and pictures on them, all in different colors
http://sdrc.lib.uiowa.edu/exhibits/cartalog/images/e_ostapovich/ostapovich.htm
two pieces of paper with string attached to them
cARTalog Gallery - University of Iowa Libraries
cARTalog Gallery - University of Iowa Libraries (http://sdrc.lib.uiowa.edu/exhibits/cartalog/gallery.htm#)
an old movie ticket with the words your privacy is important to us
The thing destroyed / the thing contained :: cARTalog
The thing destroyed / the thing contained :: cARTalog (via http://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/cdm/ref/collection/cartalog/id/126)
a piece of paper that has been cut into smaller pieces
Zebra mussel explosion: profound change in US water systems :: cARTalog
Zebra mussel explosion: profound change in US water systems :: cARTalog (via http://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/cdm/ref/collection/cartalog/id/258)
a sculpture of a dinosaur on top of a book
Dr. bones :: cARTalog
Dr. bones :: cARTalog (via http://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/cdm/ref/collection/cartalog/id/165#)
http://sdrc.lib.uiowa.edu/exhibits/cartalog/
cARTalog - University of Iowa Libraries
http://sdrc.lib.uiowa.edu/exhibits/cartalog/
an old piece of paper with writing on it
at the bidding of poe
"at the bidding of poe by Michelle Souliere" "Part of the cARTalog art project initiated by the University of Iowa in the wake of the obsolescence of library card catalogs. Artists were given old cards from the library's catalog, and asked to make art from them."
a glass enclosed shower stall in a public restroom with wall paper on the walls and floor
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"Not to be outdone by Nor Cal, the Los Angeles Public Library’s elevator and shaft are also covered in catalog card wallpaper. Thank you to reader Satsumabug for sharing (Captured by Mollyali)!" [via http://www.poetichome.com/2010/03/15/library-card-catalog-week-wallpaper/#]
a wooden chair sitting in front of a wall covered with newspaper pages on it's side
altered photograph of an old book with torn pages and string attached to the front cover
four different maps are arranged in the shape of a square, with lines on each side
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an old book with several different types of leaves on it
an old wooden desk with drawers and a lamp
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