A library is a place that is a repository of information and gives every citizen equal access to it. That includes health information. And mental health information. It's a community space. It's a place of safety, a haven from the world.
On a very personal level, I have fond memories of spending a lot of time in the Library of Congress working on my collection of poems 'Native Guard.' I was there over a summer doing research in the archives and then writing in the reading room at the Jefferson building.
"Ada kejahatan yang lebih buruk daripada membakar buku, salah satunya adalah tidak membacanya."
- A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a places where history comes to life -
Everybody is a Genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree. it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.