Before You Could Google It: NYPL Makes Weirdest Patron Questions Public

Readers, who would answer your random questions before the internet age? The answer: librarians. The New York Public Library has begun posting some of its most bizarre patron questions on its Instagram page, and I have to say, they are pretty fantastic. Check out this post on the blog io9 by Lauren Davis, which showcases some particularly good ones.

A personal favorite of mine:

All photos courtesy of the New York Public Library.


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