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Threats of Book Burning Save a Library

In what is among the most genius uses of social media I’ve recently seen, the city of Troy Michigan saved their public library by leveraging people’s love of books (and intense loathing of censorship and book burning). Watch the video for more – it gave me goosebumps.

Posted by on June 15, 2012.

Categories: libraries, news, video

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  1. [...] the city of Troy, Michigan saved its library by planning a book-burning party via Twitter and [...]

    by Book News: Downside of Dreaming, Downslide of Book Criticism | celebrities on Jun 18, 2012 at 5:37 am

  2. Thought this would interest you, given your work on censorship. A new twist!

    by Joe Lockard on Jun 20, 2012 at 1:24 pm

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