Quotes of the Day

Tuesday, Jan. 02, 2007

Open quoteI think the days of libraries saying, 'We must have that, because it's good for people,' are beyond us.Close quote

  • Leslie Burger
  • director of Princeton Public Library, on the threat to eliminate literary classics like Hemingway's "For Whom the Bell Tolls" because they are among titles that haven't been checked out in two years
| Source: Washington Post