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How to dry a book that has been water damaged (video)

Good folks from Syracuse University Libraries have prepared a short and easy video guide showing you how to rescue a paper book…

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John Green shares 26 exciting facts about libraries (video)

In Episode 518 of The List Show by Mental Floss, famous author John Green shares some less known facts about one of…

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Stunning animation cleverly plays with the meaning of words (video)

Take a look at this fascinating animation called “Disillusionment of 10 point font”. The video is a sequence of clever visual metaphors…

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This machine can remove dust from over 5,000 books per day (video)

How often do you remove dust from books at home? Once a year, during spring cleaning, more or less often? It’s not…

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Kindle’s terms and conditions are as long as a novel (video)

We all expect Terms of Service to be long, complicated and written in a hardly readable font size. Have you ever thought…

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10 books that predicted the future (video)

A popular YouTube channel Alltime 10s features a list of books that predicted the future. Besides 1984, you’ll find here H.G Well’s…

How to make a Kindle case from a notebook (video)

Charli Marie shares on YouTube a simple tutorial on how to make a Kindle or iPad case from a notebook. All you…

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Three ways to sort books on a bookshelf (video)

Many librarians will find this video extremely helpful. It explains how to alphabetize the bookshelf when the number of books is not…

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How the libraries were organized in the 1950s (video)

Chris Higgins has digged for Mental Floss the educational documentary produced in 1951. The 10-minute video explains the organization of the library,…

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What if you can read a book through Facebook Messenger? (video)

A wonderful concept from Kookmin University students, and a winner of Future Lions 2016: Book Messenger app for Facebook. The idea is…