A patron called the desk this past Thursday:
Patron: What's today's date?
Me: March 22nd.
Patron: Okay good, the milk doesn't expire until the 24th. Thanks.
End of Reference Transaction.
Posted under Library, Reference Question on Saturday, March 24th, 2012 at 7:37 am, by Brian Herzog. Post and comments available via the RSS 2.0 feed.
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OK, that’s my new favorite.
Wish they were ALL this easy and helpful.
That is awesome!
Another fine example for the longevity of libraries!
A nice change from “Where are the tax forms?” and “How do I download ebooks?”
That’s what happens when the phone company takes away the ‘time lady’ – now it’s the librarian’s job.
Eggs would have been more tricky! Bravo.
I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work. — Thomas A. Edison
I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.
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