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How Libraries Save Lives

How Libraries Save Lives
One woman’s story of how a bookmobile transported her away from a deadly life and toward her human potential.

https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/10/06/libraries-storycorps-bookmobile/

“Knowledge sets us free, art sets us free. A great library is freedom,” Ursula K. Le Guin wrote in contemplating the sacredness of public libraries. “If librarians were honest, they would say, No one spends time here without being changed,” Joseph Mills wrote in his ode to libraries. “You never know what troubled little girl needs a book,” Nikki Giovanni wrote in one of her poems celebrating libraries and librarians.

Stephen

Posted on: October 12, 2016, 6:38 am Category: Uncategorized

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