Cute and quirky, but quite useful, pop-up libraries are increasingly occupying unexpected spaces all across the world.
|A mini library housed in a once-abandoned red phone booth in the UK. (Image: Inhabitat.com)|
Personally, I question if you can call these miniature setups "libraries" if there is no librarian on hand to keep them organized and relay information to the public. Still, it's a novel idea, and anything that promotes literacy and makes books more accessible to people is definitely a good thing.
Recently, Inhabitat.com took a look at "6 Delightful Pop-Up Libraries to Encourage Reading This Summer." You can see them HERE.