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“The seven tiers of stacks in which many of the books of the New York Public Library are shelved.” (From Scientific American, 1911) [via MAD]

A sectional view of the New York Public Library. Cover of Scientific American, May Image via the New York Public Library.

The Sally Draper Reading List http://www.nypl.org/blog/2011/02/14/sally-draper-reading-list

The Sally Draper Reading List

The parts of a reader: eyes for seeing important clues in the pictures and words; a curious mind to think about the ideas in books; ears for hearing what others think; a heart for connecting with stories; a mouth for reading with expression like a storyteller; hands for taking care of books and treating them gently.  Books, books, books, lots and lots of books!

Poster: The Parts of a Reader {Deeper Skin Tones}

http://www.nypl.org/blog/2010/09/13/mad-men-reading-list

http://www.nypl.org/blog/2010/09/13/mad-men-reading-list

"Meditations in an Emergency" by Frank O'Hara in Mad Men makes multiple appearances in the AMC show.

"Meditations in an Emergency" by Frank O'Hara in Mad Men makes multiple appearances in the AMC show.

The future librarian [infographic]

The future librarian (infographic)

The infographic below was adapted from a keynote address for the State University of New York Librarians Association Annual conference by LibraryScienceList. Filed under: Books, Libraries, Tech, USA Tagged: Libraries

If Tom Sawyer were a kid today, he'd be diagnosed with ODD. And ADHD. And...

The strange comforts of reading Mark Twain in the age of oppositional defiant disorder.

If Tom Sawyer were a kid today, he'd be diagnosed with ODD. And ADHD.

The Detective, by Roderick Thorp, and Shadow of a Bull, by Maia Wojciechowska in Mad Men Season 7 Episode 4, "The Monolith" http://www.nypl.org/blog/2012/02/27/mad-men-reading-list

The Detective, by Roderick Thorp, and Shadow of a Bull, by Maia Wojciechowska in Mad Men Season 7 Episode 4, "The Monolith" http://www.nypl.org/blog/2012/02/27/mad-men-reading-list

A drunk Don Draper, with Newbery Award winning book Shadow of a Bull, by Maia Wojciechowska, on the couch. As seen in Mad Men Season 7 Episode 4, "The Monolith" http://www.nypl.org/blog/2012/02/27/mad-men-reading-list

A drunk Don Draper, with Newbery Award winning book Shadow of a Bull, by Maia Wojciechowska, on the couch. As seen in Mad Men Season 7 Episode 4, "The Monolith" http://www.nypl.org/blog/2012/02/27/mad-men-reading-list

Maurice Minnifield reading Robinson Crusoe http://nypl.bibliocommons.com/item/show/17183321052_robinson_crusoe

Maurice Minnifield reading Robinson Crusoe http://nypl.bibliocommons.com/item/show/17183321052_robinson_crusoe

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