by Sandra Hoyer, Head Editor, INALJ Washington
Library-Themed Music for the Soul
I find that music, above almost anything else, always has the power to shift my mood to a more positive place. Here are ten fun/silly/rocking/serious library-related tunes to get you through any lumps, bumps, library woes, or plain old slow days.
Time to jam out to a little nonsensical fun:
Want a little rock number about finding love at the library?:
As it turns out, Jimmy Buffet loves more than Margaritaville:
This song is almost too good to be real and always puts a smile on my face when I hear it. Kimya Dawson doesn’t hold back her love for the library, “The library, the library / Is the perfect place for me!”
For all those in love with a bookworm:
And now for a trippier variety of library-themed music:
For those who escape the world when they enter a library:
If you’re into musicals try this one on for size:
For library lovers who also happen to love upbeat K-Pop songs:
“Should we save libraries..” Yes!:
Last but not least, I leave you with this magnificent tidbit:
Music sways the heart and reminds us why we came to love certain things to begin with. Do you have any favorite library-related songs to share?