Library tourism

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Air India

I won’t detail the series of bureaucratic ineptitudes that led to Chris missing his Air India flight, and the rest...

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Things seen in New York…

Man with a gun wrapped in a newspaper Diner called “The Usual” Brooklyn brownstones waiting to be demolished and replaced...

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Packing for Big Cities in which I do not live…

Tomorrow morning I’m getting on a luxury Cornell bus to New York City (the place I don’t live, despite everyone’s...

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Michigan Alumni Nostalgia

I’m alone in the University of Michigan Science Library, enjoying free wireless (thanks to my alumni account) and a wealth...

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Labor Day

I’m going to Flint tomorrow. I’ll be in town through Tuesday. I hope to visit my mom’s library on Friday,...

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Spain! Ham!

Spain! Thanks to the noble efforts of our catsitter friends, the famous librarian-and-animal scientist couple Clay and Mike, our tickets...

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Burning down the pub

Today was rough. We both caught colds from running around in the chilly weather. Rick Steves lied about Westminster’s winter...

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Librarians in London

Hi there. We’re still in London. Chris is out of his conference and since he’s never been, and I’ve only...

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The British Library is the boss of you

We saw The Producers last night in the West End. I know, I know. I live in New York. I...

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3am in London

Well. They insist on calling it "9am" here, but you get the idea. I’m in Kensington, at Chris’ conference hotel...

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