The year was 1617. William Hakewill MP commissioned it to give as a gift to a friend. And it just might be the first mobile library.
The Jacobean miniature travelling library consisted of 50 gold-tooled vellum-bound miniature books… Continue reading
After decades of repression and censorship the people of Myanmar are getting their books and libraries back!
Since the military leadership lost power in 2011, the country has developed a network of mobile libraries to compensate for the vast… Continue reading
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