Libraries that Walk

Librarians everywhere are heroes, but there are some librarians in Colombia who literally go the extra mile to bring books to people who don’t have them, and they have the cutest bookmobiles you’ll ever see:

Get the full story at the New York Times, and check out this other biblioburro in northern Colombia and this bibliomula in neighbouring Venezuela.

via Iconic Books

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4 comments on “Libraries that Walk

  1. wil says:

    Cool story.

  2. Stefanie says:

    I love stories like this. And how wonderful to see all those kids so excited to look at the books and sitting around reading them together. It warms my heart πŸ™‚

  3. Ole Phat Stu says:

    Here's my blog article about the book bus visiting our village (pop 600) in Germany):
    http://www.savory.de/blog_jan_07.htm#20070113

  4. Sylvia says:

    That's a great story, Stu, thanks for the link!

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