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A Tribute to Librarians – The Librarian Song

This is so very funny. I can’t help laughing out loud because it did make me think of my librarian days, especially the chorus, the familiar phrase “… You know boys, … there is an easier way …” (Librarians around the world … Continue reading

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The big red ribbon in Hjoerring Public Library

This is a wonderful time of the year where you (or perhaps more we in Singapore) enjoy a continuous flow of festive moods. First it was Christmas (25 & 26 Dec), then we had celebrations for the New Year (01 … Continue reading

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Library Tour – William H. Hannon Library

Opened on 30 August 2009, the William H. Hannon Library is the cultural and intellectual hub of the Loyola Marymount University campus. This is a $63 million project of which $56 million was raised from private sources, including gifts from the … Continue reading

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Video Tour – The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

Ever wonder what’s inside “The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library”? Take a video tour with Emmy and Golden Globe winning Actor Gary Sinise. A great video to remind us of one of America’s most well known president in history. Links: The … Continue reading

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Virtual Tour – the Vatican Chapels & Basilicas

Those who have been to the Vatican City would agree with me that it is a beautiful place, so rich in culture and history that you can easily get carried away and want to go back for more. My last … Continue reading

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Tama Art University Library – A Lady in the suburbs of Tokyo

This is such a beauty, quietly tugged away in the suburbs of Tokyo – Tama Art University Library. This 5639 sq m art university library built by one of Japan’s leading architects Ito Toyo in 2007,  exudes a sense of lightness and peace … Continue reading

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Caen Library in France

A major new 12,700-square-meter four-story library is due to open in May 2015 and will be the focal point of new development in Caen, France. The award for this library project was given to OMA on 10 September 2010 who … Continue reading

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Surrey City Centre Library – The Human Library is Now Open!

This is a sequel to my earlier post about the Surrey City Centre Library – the first library to initiate a “Loan a Human” service – a fantastic idea to promote community engagement. The Surrey City Centre Library opened on … Continue reading

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Strahov Library

Strahov Library – This is the historical Strahov Library in Prague, known to house collections that dated as far back as the 12th century. According to 360cities.net, this 360º Panorama is the largest indoor photo in the world as of March … Continue reading

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30 years on (part 2) for Ryde Library NSW

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