March 22, 2018

Librarians’ Picks | Library by Design, Spring 2013

While away the hours in these singular and satisfying reading and lounging spots


  • Jennifer Chilcoat, Central Arkansas Library System, Little Rock
  • Nancy Dolan, Quincy Public Library, IL
  • Karen Golab, St. Charles City-County Library District, St. Peters, MO
  • Nancy MacDonald, Mesa County Libraries, Grand Junction, CO
  • Charlie Oswanski, Toledo–Lucas County Public Library
  • Dri Ralph, King County Library System, Issaquah, WA
  • Kim-Uyen Tran, New Orleans Public Library
  • Christine Walsh, Kearney Public Library, NE

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