One week ago we posted this funny video, The Kick Ass Librarian. It's worth a second watch.
Particularly now that we've learned from the scriptwriter, Jason Wilkins, that the library where it was filmed, the Reiche Branch of the Portland, ME Public Library is now CLOSED.
The video is very amusing, but the situation of libraries today IS NOT. Want to join our grassroots facebook campaign to get Oprah to help Libraries? Please visit & join our group Oprah, Libraries Need You! and get in on the ground-floor of our postcard campaign. We're inundating Oprah with 5,000 identical postcards calling on her to publicize the drastic situation of our libraries!
Tuesday, December 21, 2010
Remember the Kick Ass Librarian video? Sometimes that's not enough to save your library. But people working together can.
From birdie of LISNews: