Making Library History: Lincoln Library and Lucy Mae Shippy McCarthy


I am pleased to share a post to kick off our new column featuring stories from the field about how libraries are celebrating their histories.  You’ll find it interesting and inspiring to read how April Hernandez and her staff are planning to commemorate their library’s past:

How have you celebrated your library’s history?  LHRT News and Notes ( is seeking brief stories about how libraries around the world have commemorated their histories.  The stories can be informal and brief (fewer than 1500 words).  Please consider submitting or forwarding this message to colleagues involved in a library history celebration.  For more details please see:



Editor, LHRT News & Notes



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