Librarian – September 2021

This month on Kidsverse, the hosts talk to Kara. She is a librarian. What do you need to do to become a librarian? What's the most interesting book someone has borrowed from her?

Kara talks about all the things that librarians do and her favourite books to read for the tween age group.

Evie, Kara and Lily

Our Fact

Did you know some libraries went to crazy lengths to make sure their books remained in the library! At Marsh’s Library in Dublin, Ireland, in the 1800s, visitors hoping to read rare books were locked in wire cages until they were done reading so they wouldn’t walk off with it!

References

Atlas Obscura, n.d. The Library that put readers into cages. https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/the-library-that-put-readers-in-cages