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[Read] ➪ Library on Wheels By Sharlee Glenn – Beechesgardenservices.co.uk If you can’t bring the man to the books bring the books to the man Mary Lemist Titcomb 1852–1932 was always looking for ways to improve her library As librarian at the Washington County Free LibraRead Library on Wheels By Sharlee Glenn Beechesgardenservicescouk If you can’t bring the man to the books bring the books to the man Mary Lemist Titcomb 1852–1932 was always looking for ways to improve her library As librarian at the Washington County Free Libra If you can’t bring the man to the books bring the books to the man Mary Lemist Titcomb – was always looking for w

Ays to improve her library As librarian at the Washington County Free Library in Maryland Library on MOBI Titcomb was concerned that the library was not reaching all the people it could She was determined that everyone should have access to the library—not just adults and those who lived in town Realizing its limitations and inability to reach the county’s rural residents in

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  • Diane S ☔

    Library on Wheels PDF EPUB ò Library onMOBI :´ library epub, wheels book, Library on download, Library on Wheels KindleAn absolutely gorgeous book about an extraordinary woman Mary Lemist Titcomb was born in 1852 in Famington New Hampshire Her family was poor but supported their daughter in a uest for an education Academic and jobs opportunities for women were few but Mary wanted than just to be a wife and motherWhen Mary a bookworm saw a new opportunity for employment librarianship open up she found her calling She would go on to accomplish wonderful things President if the ALA and the initia


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    Library on Wheels PDF EPUB ò Library onMOBI :´ library epub, wheels book, Library on download, Library on Wheels Kindle375 starsI tried to get my hands on this book when I was in the middle of reading The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes and The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson however was unable to get a copy at that time I recently found a copy and spent an hour reading it This is a very short easy to read book that is loaded with original pictures taken back in the mid to late 1800's and early 1900's It tells the story of Mary Lemist Titcomb and how she came to be one of the first of very few female librarians


  • Krista the Krazy Kataloguer

    Library on Wheels PDF EPUB ò Library onMOBI :´ library epub, wheels book, Library on download, Library on Wheels KindleMiss Titcomb is the kind of librarian I wish I had been No matter what she put her mind to she got it done She had vision and she knew how to make those visions reality She was ahead of her time creating in Washington County Maryland a library that truly served all the different types of people in the region no matter where they lived One of the ways she brought books to the people was with the use of a book wagon which later became what we know today as the bookmobile What I liked most about this book was all the pictures of the bookmobile as it evolved through time The first one held 200 books and each subseuent bookmobile held It amazes me to think how these books transformed lives “Children who had never owned a book in their lives suddenly could borrow dozens at a time” p29 How empowering Sadly the bookmobile today is becoming a thing of the past People are mobile and


  • Pamela

    Library on Wheels PDF EPUB ò Library onMOBI :´ library epub, wheels book, Library on download, Library on Wheels KindleMOST EXCELLENTExcellent Not simply because it's a historically enlightening book about books with library as a key component though that alone would be enough; it's also a rich biography with WONDERFUL photos about a generous big hearted woman ahead of her time who made literacy available to the underserved hardworking rural families thus benef


  • Abby Johnson

    Library on Wheels PDF EPUB ò Library onMOBI :´ library epub, wheels book, Library on download, Library on Wheels KindleDid you know that America's first bookmobile was invented by a lady librarian who just would not uit Charged with serving the 500 suare mile Washington County in Maryland librarian Mar


  • Donalyn

    Library on Wheels PDF EPUB ò Library onMOBI :´ library epub, wheels book, Library on download, Library on Wheels KindleFascinating book about the life and work of one of America's most influential librarians Mary Lemist Titcomb


  • Jan Polep

    Library on Wheels PDF EPUB ò Library onMOBI :´ library epub, wheels book, Library on download, Library on Wheels KindleWhatta gal This fun scrapbook look at early times in Washington County Maryland tells of Miss Titcomb's library innovations at a time when one brick


  • Ms. Yingling

    Library on Wheels PDF EPUB ò Library onMOBI :´ library epub, wheels book, Library on download, Library on Wheels KindlePublic Library CopyIt's hard to imagine that there weren't always public libraries but the idea didn't really start to catch on until the 1890s when my grandmother was born Mary Lemist Titcomb came from a poor family but made sure that she became educated After finishing high school in 1873 she took an internship to become a librarian After being denied a position at the Chicago World's Fair's Women's Building Library in 1893 by Melvil Dewey because she wasn't widely known outside her community she stepped up her her game and devoted herself to promoting innovative library services She installed library boxes throughout her county in stores and private homes if necessary Fearing t


  • Joshua

    Library on Wheels PDF EPUB ò Library onMOBI :´ library epub, wheels book, Library on download, Library on Wheels KindleI'm slightly biased about this book I work in a library and so a children's book about Bookmobile's immediately caught my attention But this book hasn't made my list purely because of my profession it deserves all the credit it's due because it manages to tell an incredible story about a woman who wanted to change her world and make her community stronger by offering access to information and books Along with the writing which is extensive this book also fills it's pages with real photographs promising children a chance to see how libraries looked and functioned in a pre information age This book is sure to be a valuable resour


  • Angela

    Library on Wheels PDF EPUB ò Library onMOBI :´ library epub, wheels book, Library on download, Library on Wheels KindleDo all in your power to make the library useful Do not make the mistake of thinking children are of no conseuence If there is any preference let it be shown to them As a children's librarian I have a special kind of love for this book The story is inspiring and the photographs are super cool Thank you Sharlee Glenn for researching and sharing this amazing woman's story with the world


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