Category Archives: library

For the love of libraries! 4

Autumn is a good time for reading – and I am a good example of this thesis, frequently visiting two libraries and enjoying some good reads. I decided it’s high time to come back to the series about libraries. And … Continue reading

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Virtual library in Cracow

I know this idea does not come as a novelty and it was probably used in many countries before, however, this is the first time I have heard of it in Poland – and I am happy that we are … Continue reading

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For the love of libraries! 3

Taking you on another part of the journey thought the interesting libraries around the world, this time, unlike in the first and second part I won’t focus on the distinctions I have previously pictured – libraries from the Old and … Continue reading

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For the love of libraries! 2

Some time ago I have started what promises to be an interesting journey throught shelves with books in some of the world’s most amazing and beautiful libraries. I was very happy to see that many of those who decided to … Continue reading

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For the love of libraries! 1

Inspired by a recent radio programme on a station I listen to all the time, and by the amount of books I read myself I decided to initiate another series. It turns out there are such amazing, breathtaking, groundbraking, new … Continue reading

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Library in a hammam

Based in the old hammam (a Turkish bathhouse) in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, the |CON|Temporary Library Installation by Studio 8 ½ contains solely books of contemporary art. It provides many comfortable places to sit/lay, bookcases, magazines and newspapers’ shelves, as well as a computer with … Continue reading

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waiting for a bus…

…will never be boring again on this library-bus stop! Great idea, but totally no idea where it is…

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The Sandy Library

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of its most popular bookcase, the BILLY, IKEA placed 30 bookshelves of this kind on one of the most famous beaches in the world, Bondi Beach, in Sydney. It seems it actually had many visitors.

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building for the (book) day

Yesterday, the 23rd of April, was World Book Day, an event organized by UNESCO – they decided it will be celebrated on this day because the date is the anniversary of birth and death of William Shakespeare, death of Miguel … Continue reading

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