1. This is what libraries do. I think it’s great that some libraries are able to lend out items other than books, because it shows that they are responding to the needs of their particular community. But again, I do not see it as a desperate move to stay relevant…. We’ve got relevancy coming out of our ears.

    — Rita Meade, “Ask a Librarian About the Odd Things Happening at Libraries” (via The Atlantic Wire)