Friday, December 21, 2018

Librarian Code

  • Librarians love to read
  • Librarians don't like censorship
  • Librarians think information should be free and available to all
  • Librarians know all life's answers aren't in books, but most are
  • Librarians know that empathy comes from experiencing other people's stories
  • Librarians can help you find your next good read
  • Librarians are always happy to check that fact for you
  • Librarians organize the world of information
(From the back of Nancy Pearl Librarian Action Figure's package)

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Our Graphic Novel Section Is Expanding

So what happens when we take a powerful tool like storytelling and we add to it with visual impact? In short, magic. According to Neoman studios as humans, we are visually wired too. Almost 50% of our brain is involved in visual processing and a whopping 70% of all our sensory receptors are in our eyes. This means we can get the sense of a visual scene in less than 1/10 of a second. Put simply, our brains process visuals more efficiently than text alone. Thoughts Drawn Out