Category Archives: Videos

Money Talks : Use Your Library


This video is a good example of forging partnerships that advance mutual causes; in this case, the Money Talks New website wants to help save its clients money, and the public library wants people to use its services. Continue reading

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Get a Clue


The following video is an exciting example of short, web-based advertisements for library programming. Continue reading

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The Cat’s Bookshelf


My cats already climb all over my bookshelf. With the one featured in this video, at least they’d have a comfy spot on the top, and a less death defying way of getting there. Continue reading

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Librarian Chic


Despite vast strides in technology and an evolving role in our communities, the stereotypical idea of librarians has not changed. The following video confronts this stereotype and counters it with pictures of current professionals that directly contradict these outdated ideas. Continue reading

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I’m Reading a Book


With over 1.3 million YouTube views, you may have already heard about Julian Smith’s music video called “I’m Reading a Book!”. It’s equal parts funny and creepy. Continue reading

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Passion for their Pursuits


The passion displayed in these videos made me wonder: what am I passionate about? How can I perform my job or extracurriculars in a way that inspires those around me?
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Like Father, Like Son


The Finnish Library Association created the following video for its 100th Anniversary in 2010. It’s a great example of showing, rather than telling, the message. Continue reading

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Musical Library Video


Fulton County Public Library

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MLS Croquet Tournament


Funny video about croquet in the library. Continue reading

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Library Etiquette Suggesions


This video was created by the Duke University Law Library. Its retro styling is reminiscent of archival footage of the type shown to science classes in the mid fifties. Continue reading

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