Poetry, from the 'Stanza della Segnatura', Raphael, 1509-1511
Daily Thoughts 09/13/2016
I checked the Twitter and Facebook for the library this morning.
I read some more of Paper Paging Through History by Mark Kurlansky. I am reading about paper during the American revolutionary war and how paper played an important role in the French revolution.
I spent some time working on grants today.
I checked the displays and the gift books.
I did a little bit of work on programming as well.
I read the latest copy of the New York Times Book Review.
The book, Legacies for Libraries: a Practical Guide to Planned Giving by Amy Sherman Smith came in for me to read.
The crochet group met today from 2;30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
We have a Fundamentals of Computers class and a Beginning Microsoft Word class in the computer lab tonight.
I read some more of Paper Paging Through History by Mark Kurlansky. I am reading about the industrial revolution and paper. There is a bit on steam, iron printing presses, and ways to make paper from wood pulp. He also writes about Paul Gaugin and Pablo Picasso and how they relate to paper.
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