Friday, May 24, 2013

'I'll Dewey Your Decimal': Librarian Problems Blog

Librarian Problems is a humorous Tumblr blog that illustrates the travails of librarians through an entertaining sequence of animated GIFs.

Focusing on the daily nuisances that are part of the job for those who work at public libraries, Librarian Problems is sure to elicit nods of recognition and plenty of laughter. For instance, what librarian wouldn't be amused, bemused, or bedeviled by the following scenarios?

Someone Asks If They Need a Library Card to Check Books Out:

When a Dead Bird Was Found in the Book Drop:
When I'm at the Desk and Someone Asks, "Do You Work Here?":
When Someone Says I Don't Look Like a "Traditional" Librarian:
As the great Alan Alda wisely observed, "When people are laughing, they are generally not killing each other." A terrific Tumblr for librarians, aspiring librarians, and fans of librarians, Librarian Problems is 30-plus pages of funny. Check it out HERE.


  1. OMG, I am so much happy i founded this blog. I'm student on Library and Information Science department, and this is just too awesome :D
    I'm so happy that someone understands us, keep up the good work! :))

  2. From one Library and Information Science student to another, thank you very much! I hope you continue to enjoy this blog!