The Work of Prison Librarians

I’ve been intrigued by the prison library stories posted on LISnews in recent months. Here’s another, featuring an interview with a librarian in Canada’s largest prison. The cardinal rules of prison librarianship, according to the article, “Don’t get involved in fights, don’t fraternize with inmates and, most importantly, do no favours.” Read more about the work of prison librarians at the Toronto Star.