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ISSN 1077-6613

July 2021 (Vol. 28, no. 1)


Reader Response
What are you currently reading or listening to? If you are reading a book is it a traditional ‘book format’ or is it on an electronic device? Also, without providing any spoilers, what is the story about?

News from Canada by Andrew Plait
Check out some interesting new links to matters about Canadian libraries.

First Lesson of a new Library Trustee by Allison Sloan
Allison tells us about her new role in libraries.


Maximus and the hidden library – A Kelly Bourne story by Jim Jackson
Kelly attends an international conference and adventure ensues.


Science Fiction Has Just Taken A Step Closer To Becoming Science Reality For The Average Person by Michael D. Brooks
The title of this review says it all.