Benbrook Library / Books

Get You a Librarian Who Can Do it All

This past week, the silly citizens of the Internet have been amusing themselves sharing and creating content for the Dolly Parton Challenge, which involves aggregating photos of the challengee that represent the LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, and Tinder-appropriate versions of themselves. The library is nothing if not hip and with it, so I accepted the challenge … Continue reading

Benbrook Library / Useful Information

Avoiding Spoilers on an Internet That is Dark and Full of Them

As much as we love the Internet for its bountiful supply of useful information, soothing animal content, and general time-wasting enabling, lately, especially for fans of Game of Thrones and the Marvel Cinematic Universe who are tardy to their respective new content parties, it’s been a cruel, dangerous heckscape. Every time you fire up a … Continue reading

Benbrook Library / Useful Information

Don’t Believe Everything That You Kinda Read as You Scroll

Your Facebook newsfeed: home of misleadingly flattering status updates, babies sporting clothing displaying how many months they’ve been alive, food that is apparently too remarkable to eat without first creating a photographic record of its existence, cute animal videos, pithy political memes, 31 BuzzFeed Lists You’ll Allow to Steal Five Minutes of Your Life Despite … Continue reading