Alice Sneary: May 2009 Archives
Shout out to Deborah Evans, who featured WorldCat.org in her podcast as a "home for list lovers."
Speaking of lists, you might be nearing the end of the school year and planning for summer reading. We'd love to hear what's on your list for your summer. People have started to create new lists and update their lists from last year. Get inspired from other people's summer reading lists.
For a little spark of summertime reading inspiration, you can download and print some WorldCat bookmarks with summertime themes. These are fairly good-sized files, be aware:
As everyone around the world continues to wash their hands and track the swine flu virus, a long-eyed WorldCatter Daniel Cornwall from Juneau, Alaska, USA looked back in time at government documents about the 1970s swine flu outbreak. It does make you glad for medical breakthroughs like tamiflu now, doesn't it?
Here's an updated list of swine flu reading for 2009, if you're looking for additional reading on the topic.
And some good swine flu fiction.