"It seems to be very popular with parents and kids, I think because it's so different." Other bookmobile
events include stops at a railroad museum and a local nature park.
As with bookmobiles
in general, it still holds appeal as a moving, mini-library, but youth are also engaged in the tech programming we offer.
Disponible en: http://www.papelenblanco.com/bibliotecas/ digital-bookmobile-la-biblioteca-movil-sinlibros; Digital bookmobile
The Digital Bookmobile
has traveled 18,000 miles and hosted more than 150 events with 25,000 library patrons and staff in 28 states and Canadian provinces since launching its national tour in New York in August 2008.
It begins quite by chance and unfolds gradually, after the Queen stumbles upon the bookmobile
that regularly visits for the convenience of the palace staff.
The Queen's corgis come upon a bookmobile
parked at Buckingham Palace.
WHEN VANESSE LLOYD-SGAMBATI was a girl, she read Langston Hughes and travel books, courtesy of a Bookmobile
that visited her southwest Philadelphia neighborhood.
Only on the final page, however, do we learn that the bouncin', honkin', and tootin' "she" is a bookmobile
! The text is filled with fantastic rhymes and descriptive vocabulary.
Carryl was a master of nonsense verse around the turn of the century: Santore's award-winning drawings bring this simple poem to life and invite even non-rhyme kids to appreciate.Wild About Books by Judy Sierra (037582538X, $16.95) pairs pictures by Marc Brown with the zany story of a librarian who drives her bookmobile
into a zoo--introducing the birds and beasts to reading.
MVCP has a 501(c)(3) structure that Don Hazen of Alternet, says is a "hybrid between a community foundation and a venture fund." The group has raised more than $120,000; has fully funded the Internet Bookmobile
Project; and is committed to supporting the Youth Media Exchange, a low-power FM radio network, a donor-driven television channel, and a support system for independent magazines and newspapers.
Finding Internet access at a public library is not unusual, but the staff of the Sterling Municipal Library in Baytown, TX, had a broader vision in mind-curbside Internet access for patrons of their roving bookmobile
These include workshops, family days, museum tours, and Wheels of Wonder, a former bookmobile
transformed into a rolling work of art that brings art and reading programs to schools and libraries (see the December 2001 Looking and Learning feature).