Collection by Patricia Reding

Patricia Reding
 Unusual Libraries in Unexpected Places. A South American library. A Bookmobile! Little Free Libraries, Little Library, I Love Books, Books To Read, My Books, Public Witnessing, Mobile Library, Bible Truth, Jehovah's Witnesses

The Book on Obsession - Design for a colourful life | Truly Deeply - Brand Agency Melbourne

We’ve been having some lengthy and colourful discussions about the meaning of the word Obsession. Some have argued that obsessions are primarily of negative influence; they are when things go too far. I, on the other hand believe that we all have the seeds of…

The Mississippi Library Commission is committed to strengthening and enhancing libraries and library services for all Mississippians. Old Libraries, Little Free Libraries, Bookstores, Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Mobile Library, Game Of Thrones Books, Vintage Library

Going Mobile

Happy National Bookmobile Day! Although The Who was referring to mobile homes in their song Going Mobile, we're co-opting it as an excellent musical piece to hum while scrolling through these pictures of Mississippi's bygone bookmobiles. Mississippi Library Commission bookmobile Meridian Public Library bookmobile Clarksdale Public Library bookmobile Lincoln-Lawrence-Franklin Regional Library bookmobile Bolivar County bookmobile MLC bookmobile at the Columbus Public Library Jackson County…

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… Library Week, Library Room, Mobile Library, Carnegie Library, Librarian Style, Vintage Library, Find Picture, Chameleon, Bibliophile

Bookmobile Gearing Up for National Bookmobile Day Celebrations!

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…

Bookmobile in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA. volumes were circulated in 1936 / via the Crossett Library Boston Public Library, Local Library, County Library, Library Books, Free Library, Rare Historical Photos, Rare Photos, Vintage Photos, Cincinnati Library

The Earliest Libraries-on-Wheels Looked Way Cooler Than Today’s Bookmobiles

These traveling libraries used to travel around bringing books to the people

National Bookmobile Day Greetings from the Wisconsin Library Heritage Center . Library Week, Library Ideas, Supply List, Bookstores, Story Time, School Supplies, Mobiles, Day, School Stuff

It's National Bookmobile Day

National Bookmobile Day Greetings from the Wisconsin Library Heritage Center. Less to celebrate, numbers-wise. Source for 1912-1989. Gerstenslager. Source for 1992-2009. Institute of Museum and Library Services. LINK Map of Greene County Flashback: Oshkosh Public Library city and county bookmobiles, March 1981. Neither bookmobile remains in operation. In fact, 8 bookmobiles currently operate in Wisconsin, according to the Public Library Service Data (2010). Brown County Public Library. Dane…

The Bookmobile Story, by the Gerstenslager company, Library Week, Library Boards, The Book, Recreational Vehicles, Childhood Memories, Good Books, Bookstores, Libraries, Website

Best Bookmobile Websites

Happy National Bookmobile Day! For this occasion I've selected some bookmobile websites for your enjoyment. The image above is of the cover of a large brochure put out by the Gerstenslager company in the 1970s. According to the inside copy, "This book has been written and printed with one basic help the professional librarian and library board member plan and develop a highly effective that completely fills the need, both of basics of body style, size and…

The Book Mobile. As a Library Page, I loved working the book mobile shifts. Little Free Libraries, Little Library, Free Library, Decatur Illinois, Central Illinois, Mobile Library, Book Authors, Books, Field Guide

A Field Guide to Mobile Libraries

In 1935 a reader of the Times Literary Supplement wrote in to address a 'revolution' in libraries: "Perhaps the greatest change which has taken place has been in the conception of what a

New Rochelle (N.) Public Library bookmobile, I used these in the all the time up in Mass. Library Week, Library Books, Grammar Humor, Grammar School, New Rochelle New York, Good Books, Books To Read, Shandy, Word Nerd

11 Suffixes That Gave Us New, Often Terrible Words

Here are some word endings that have become productive to varying degrees.

For Book Lovers, Bookmobiles Are Oddly Romantic! Here Are 23 Fascinating Vintage Photos of American Bookmobiles From the Past Little Free Libraries, Little Library, Library Rules, Free Library, Mobile Library, Vintage Library, Blue Books, Missouri, Book Lovers

Missouri State Library Bookmobile (MSA)

Collection Name: Historic “Blue Book” Photograph Collection Click here to see entire Collection Photographer/Studio: Unknown Description: Image showing the Missouri State Library Bookmobile in a rural area. Boys and girls in winter clothing stand around the vehicle looking at the photographer. Coverage: United States – Missouri Date: 1940-1950 Rights: Copyright is in the public domain. Credit: Courtesy of Missouri State Archives Image Number: RG005_79_13_0982 Institution: Missouri State…

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Irving (Tex.) Public Library bookmobile Library Week, Dream Library, Library Ideas, Old Libraries, Bookstores, Mobile Library, Bus Conversion, Mobiles, Abandoned

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Irving (Tex.) Public Library bookmobile

State Library Bookmobile circa I remember the bookmobile coming to my neighborhood in NW Portland. I checked out many books during the summer. Selection was quite good, plus it was easier than taking a bus to the downtown Portland Library. Portland Library, Downtown Portland, Library Week, Vintage Library, Reading Habits, Shandy, State Of Oregon, Library Services, Library Catalog

Hurray for Libraries

In the mid-1950s, concerns were raised about Americans’ reading habits. Research showed that citizens were spending far more on radios, televisions and musical instruments than on books. Sound fami…