The Many Faces of Librarians


This past week was National Library Week! Still imagine all librarians as the curmudgeonly figures you encountered in elementary school? Think again. Slate has a photo project representing the diversity of librarians—showcasing their personalities, appearances, and many vast fields of study. It is a beautiful reminder to us to treat our libraries and librarians with the respect they deserve.

Mary Allen is a writer working, crafting, and making bad puns in the San Francisco Bay Area. More from this author →