Mobile Library Hiatus Update As Of July 2018

Update: As of January 1, 2019 the Ruth Mini Mobile Library is up and running. We are still giving books away, but events are limited. An Online Catalog (OPAC) is in the works and is expected to be completed by the end of 2020.

Their Trash Will Always Be My Treasure

If you’ve read my last couple of posts, you’ll know that I’m running my own mobile library and I received a huge donation recently. Well, a week later, the numbers are in. It would have been more, but I shamelessly kept a few for myself. I usually donate them back

From 5 to 500, Nothing Can Stop Me Now

When I started my mobile library, I never thought it would get so big so fast. With a blog, this amount of growth would be welcome. But when you have a product that takes up actual space, that kind of growth must be controlled. The first time I got books

Who Wouldn’t Want a Free Book?

Apparently, there’s a lot of people and this made me sad. I had my second book meetup on April 30, 2017, at a church festival. I was in complete shock at how many people who didn’t want a free book. To make matters worse, not only did they not want

Texas Library Association Conference 2017 Review

If you know me, you know that I’m a huge nerd. I have been to other conferences before because my mom collects pens. I would go to all kinds of events and grab all the free pens for her. As many of you know, I’m studying to be a librarian