Some Bookshelves


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the way some women store their books on their bookshelves.

For more visit:
https://www.readitforward.com/essay/beautiful-bookshelves-youll-wish-were-yours/

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Old Libraries


The link below is to an article that takes a look at some of the oldest libraries in the world.

For more visit:
https://bookriot.com/2018/10/05/the-oldest-libraries-in-the-world/

The Lyghfield Bible Returned


The link below is to an article reporting on the return of the Lyghfield Bible to Canterbury Cathedral for the first time in centuries.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/jul/31/rare-medieval-bible-returned-to-shelf-at-canterbury-cathedral

Ancient Library Discovered in Germany


The link below is to an article reporting on the discovery of an ancient library in Cologne, Germany.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/jul/31/spectacular-ancient-public-library-discovered-in-germany

Amazon Should Replace Libraries?


The links below are to articles reporting on a controversy concerning a suggestion that Amazon should replace libraries.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/jul/23/twaddle-librarians-respond-to-suggestion-amazon-should-replace-libraries
https://the-digital-reader.com/2018/07/22/amazon-books-should-replace-local-libraries-and-other-publisher-serving-solutions/

Chained Books: Hereford Cathedral


The link below is to an article (with embedded video) that takes a look at one of the last remaining chained libraries – at Hereford Cathedral.

For more visit:
http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20180706-the-ancient-library-where-the-books-are-under-lock-and-key