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What Popular Culture is Telling Us About Libraries and Why We Should Listen | Backtalk

What Popular Culture is Telling Us About Libraries and Why We Should Listen | Backtalk | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

Libraries and librarians are a regular occurrence in popular culture. From the occasional commercial to television and film, libraries pop up pretty frequently in any format you can imagine. Comics are dedicated to them, superheroes are evolved from them, songs are sung in them, and hellmouths are located underneath them. Libraries are a ubiquitous part of our culture, but are we listening to our audience? We need to look at how the public and culture at large are portraying libraries, listen to how they really perceive the library, and latch on to those ideas to further our place in society...

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Lunch at the library: NYPL exhibit pays tribute to sandwiches, coffee and deals over martinis

For the first time ever, the august New York Public Library on Fifth Ave. is having lunch hour within its walls – or at least an exhibition of the afternoon repast.
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Educational Videos About Media, Culture, and Society For The Classroom

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