03.22.19
Michael Bierut + Jessica Helfand | Audio

Episode 100: Loving Librarians


Observatory listener Jill Chisnell, a librarian at Carnegie Mellon School of Design, wrote in to ask, “What makes a good library collection?”

Jessica talks about her recent trip to the Ephemera Society of America’s latest Ephemera Fair, where
every time we went to a different booth, that dealer had organized their material differently.…So you can have the Dewey Decimal System you can have Google search engines, but at the end of the day a good Scholars going to find something between these different categories.
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