Purchased as a whole in 1815 by the Library of Congress, Thomas Jefferson had collected thousands of books on numerous subjects, most of which he kept at his home in Monticello. Description from aboutthomasjefferson.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Jefferson’s library

Thomas Jefferson’s Library at the Library of Congress. (When the Library of Congress burned in the War of Thomas Jefferson sold his personal library to the government to replace it.

I Saw Her in the Library Print 8x10

the-flying-salmon: “I saw her in the library”, Emily Winfield Martin.

Great library scavenger hunt and other ideas to help kids "check out" the local library. (From Imagination Soup)

Kids at the Library: Scavenger Hunts, Gear, Routines & More

Great library scavenger hunt and other ideas to help kids "check out" the local library. (From Imagination Soup). LOVE the idea of a BOOK Scavenger Hunt.

25 mini-adventures in the library. There is more to the library then checking out books.

Going to adapt into a scavenger hunt for school library lesson mini-adventures in the library. There is more to the library then checking out books.

Teach your kids the layout of the library by assigning them Rookie Cases. Assess with Library Checkpoints. Reward them with a Library License. Too fun!!

RESOURCE WEBPAGE ACTIVITY: Webpage Teach your kids the layout of the library by assigning them Rookie Cases. Assess with Library Checkpoints. Reward them with a Library License.

The Library Hotel in NYC - the hotel is based on books and is located in a historic sliver building - too cool! #travel #books #nyc

The Library Hotel in NYC, 299 Madison Avenue - the hotel is based on books and is located in a historic sliver building - too cool!

The new NoMad Hotel is a hot topic these days. I was particularly drawn to the library lounge. It is a terribly handsome place I could easily see myself cooped up in on a stormy day, coffee and pastry by my side, good book in hand. And then a few hours later, swap out the coffee for an aperitif...

The Nomad Hotel in New York just added to my list of must see places. The hotel was recently featured in Monocle and a peek into their library has me really intrigued.

Yes, I need a librarian! Stop by the Library Assistance Desk on the 1st floor for help!

YES, I NEED A LIBRARIAN

Several months ago I shared a list of 16 children’s books about the library. It…

Picture Book This! Great reading for kids! Several months ago I shared a list of 16 children& books about the library.

Worth taking a closer look - this awesome chart explains how to find books in a library.  Two library classification systems are compared: • The Dewey Decimal • The Library of Congress In case you still can't find a book, you can always ask a librarian:-) #libraries #awesome

How to navigate a library efficiently (infographic)

11 Children's Books About the Library from Starts At Eight

Children’s Books About the Library

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