The link below is to an article reporting on the long history of book stealing at the Carnegie Library.
The link below is to an article that takes a look at the history of library theft.
The link below is to an article reporting on a man who has been jailed for stealing 7000 books from libraries in Scottish Universities.
The link below is to an article that reports on the increasing issue of rare book thefts from libraries around the world.
I’m sure many readers of this Blog have at one time or another been in trouble for returning books to a library late – perhaps you have been fined for doing so. The article linked to below tells of one example of what happens to overdue library book fines – in this case they were stolen.