That perfect tranquility of life, which is nowhere to be found but in retreat, a faithful friend and a good library.
For school and community libraries to retain their value and significance as we move into an uncertain future, it is essential that those who champion them remain resolute in ensuring not only their survival but their transformation into inspired places of knowledge, learning, innovation and access to information. No matter how big or small, a library can inspire learning and knowledge and take the learner beyond their current "knowing".
the Tianjin Binhai Library in china
Tianjin Binhai New Area Library(Chinese: 天津滨海新区图书馆), nicknamed The Eye, is a library in Tianjin, China. It is part of the Binhai Cultural Center, being one of its five central attractions. The library is nicknamed 'The Eye' because the sphere, which appears like an iris, can be seen from the park outside through an eye-shaped opening.
survey about librarian career paths
All librarians are invited to participate in a 5-question survey regarding working in different types of libraries. The survey should take roughly 5 minutes to complete. The survey is anonymous and voluntary. You may exit at any point. You will not receive any benefit from participating. The researchers anticipate that this study will reveal thoughts and attitudes surrounding librarian career paths. This survey was approved by the Institutional Review Board of the University of Central Florida.