This one was done with tongue in cheek.
department is on the fifth floor and it is amazing how many students
make it this far. My display case is a wall display on the second floor
our library. It is almost 8 feet long and about 3 feet tall, 10 inches
I don't generally use any shelves, but have on occasion. The
was to let students know what is available in the Documents Department.
afraid the word "documents" gives visions of uninteresting
papers. I used some scrap material purchased at a garage sale,
clothes-hangers, craft hair, styrofoam egg, a boa and a photo copy of
West's face and put together an eye-catching figure from the past. If
else, it brought them close enough to the display to see the types of
information our department has available and perhaps gave them a
different conception of what to expect. I just browsed the stacks
and picked as many subject matters as I had room for and tried to pick
the ones that had interesting or colorful covers. As you know, about
the only books we receive with wonderful jackets are from the