Category Archives: Library History

librarians on the frontier

This is a guest posting by Dave Obee, author of The Library Book: A History of Service to British Columbia. Every few weeks, it seems, somebody somewhere will come up with a list of professions that are dying, jobs that are disappearing, … Continue reading

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the story matters

This is a guest posting by Dave Obee, author of The Library Book: A History of Service to British Columbia. British Columbia’s first libraries came in several shapes and sizes — although, for the most part, they were minuscule compared … Continue reading

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