BY Alexa Salvato
on Jun 30, 2015
Anyone who knows me is aware that both Gloria Steinem and public libraries are two of my absolute favorite thing/people on the planet, so it was awesome to hear that she spoke at the American Library Association's Annual Conference this weekend. Steinem wasn’t only there because she’s an acclaimed author (with a new book coming out soon!)— She also loves libraries and librarians.
“I think your profession is the greatest profession on earth," she said in her speech, according to Publishers Weekly. Read More
There are definitely some misconceptions when it comes to the idea of librarians, especially male ones, so the idea of a sexy librarian calendar totally tickles my fancy. The world might not know it, but there are a million different kinds of men working in libraries these days and the Men of the Stacks project is set up to show just that. They hope to change the stuffy connotation the media tends to perpetuate and showcase a sexier side to the men behind the stacks. Who are these guys exactly?
"We are, of course, professionals. Read More