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The romance of libraries

Author: Madeleine Lefebvre
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the halls of knowledge, amidst the towering stacks of books, more than just fact and fiction awaits. The Romance of the Libraries is a collection of true accounts of emotional attachments formed in and with libraries and the library field, and both young and old share their tales of love.
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Genre/Form: Belletristische Darstellung
Anecdotes
Humor
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Madeleine Lefebvre
ISBN: 0810853523 9780810853522
OCLC Number: 60835352
Description: x, 208 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Dear library ... --
The library as place-of romance --
Reading room romance --
The romance of reference --
Student assistants and romance --
The romance of academic libraries --
The romance of public libraries --
Bookmobile romance --
The romance of special libraries --
Intra-library romance --
The romance of library school --
The romance of library conferences --
Romance with an International twist --
Multiple copies --
Library cupids --
If food be the music of romance --
Miscellanea --
PS. We love you.
Responsibility: edited by Madeleine Lefebvre.
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In the halls of knowledge, amidst the towering stacks of books, more than just fact and fiction awaits. The Romance of the Libraries is a collection of true accounts of emotional attachments formed in and with libraries and the library field, and both young and old share their tales of love.

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Shares stories collected from librarians and library users on how they found love at the library...The stories are a combination of happy, sad, and bittersweet, but together they clearly prove that Read more...

 
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