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universitybeauty:


Per Request: Duke University’s Lilly Library. Durham, North Carolina, United States.

universitybeauty:

Per Request: Duke University’s Lilly Library. Durham, North Carolina, United States.

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"Can you imagine life without libraries? Neither can I. Hermione’s heart might simply cease to beat at the mere thought. Yet that’s exactly what we’re going to get if we don’t stand up and support them more. Over time, we have come to take libraries for granted, to think of them as a fact of life, and if we aren’t careful it will be too late before we realize just how wrong we were."

Are We Losing Our Libraries? — Kara’s HPA blog (via thehpalliance)

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iridescent-photography:

Exeter College Library, Oxford.

iridescent-photography:

Exeter College Library, Oxford.

interiorstyledesign:

Library at the Chateau du Lude in France/The Beast’s Castle.
(via Library Love)

interiorstyledesign:

Library at the Chateau du Lude in France/The Beast’s Castle.

(via Library Love)

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becausetheinternet:

An amazing shot of a beautiful library.

becausetheinternet:

An amazing shot of a beautiful library.

"There is not such a cradle of democracy on earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration."

Andrew Carnegie

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lolvirgin:

Going to the Library…

lolvirgin:

Going to the Library…

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derangedbutterfly:

Monastery Wiblingen II by volzotan on Flickr.
This library, completed in 1744, was modeled in the Baroque style after the Austrian National Library, Just outside the library there is an inscription reading “In quo omnes thesauri sapientiae et scientiae,” which translates to “In which are stored all treasures of knowledge and science.”

derangedbutterfly:

Monastery Wiblingen II by volzotan on Flickr.

This library, completed in 1744, was modeled in the Baroque style after the Austrian National Library, Just outside the library there is an inscription reading “In quo omnes thesauri sapientiae et scientiae,” which translates to “In which are stored all treasures of knowledge and science.”

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(Source: channel83-cable12)

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hcclibrarylove:

Which do you prefer?

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"A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life."

~ Henry Ward Beecher ~ (via nonnu78)

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moon-willow:

#architecture #door #building #bristol #door #connecticut #gingerleeoriginals #library (Taken with Instagram at Bristol Public Library)

moon-willow:

#architecture #door #building #bristol #door #connecticut #gingerleeoriginals #library (Taken with Instagram at Bristol Public Library)

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