The irony of the quotes is not lost on me. Several of these (like the NYC University Club) are not open to the public and you have to be a member of a very expensive and exclusive club to join.
7 Great quotes about libraries on photos of beautiful libraries
With libraries around the world in danger of extinction, Flavorwire posted a series of great quotes about libraries from famous writers. I decided to pair them with some of the world’s most beautiful libraries. You’re welcome;
- Trinity College Library - University of Dublin
- University Club Library – New York City
- Admont Abbey Library – Austria
- Real Gabinete Português de Leitura – Rio de Janeiro
- Suzzalo Library at the University of Washington – Seattle
- Yale University’s Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Canadian Library of Parliament – Ottawa
Click a photo to see full size. Support your local library, kids. Part two.
Even with all the information available on the internet, I still like to get to the library about once a week. I’ve probably built a library or two by now with accumulated late fees!