Meaningful retirement gifts for Librarians are a great way to show your appreciation for all the wonderful things they do. Here is where you will find some ideas and inspiration for presents you can give. Have a look below to discover what we have found.
Retirement Gift Ideas For Librarians
“Enjoy Your New Chapter” key chain by SEIRRA. Retirement gifts for Librarians can be as simple as this great looking keychain. The message engraved across the front displays your thoughtful wishes. It doubles as a bookmark too!
“Pre & Post Retirement Tips For Librarians” by Carol Smallwood. One of the best retirement gifts for Librarians, this book is filled with insight, inspiration, and tips for those already retired as well as those thinking about retiring. A practical present and a valuable resource.
“Retired Book Stack Canvas Tote Bag” by CafePress. Having a way to carry stuff around in style is always important. This cool tote has a colorful design with artwork that lets everyone know who’s retired!
“Retired Librarian” t-shirt by Always Awesome. Funny tees are always good gifts. Here is one that tells it how it is. Perfect to wear around the house or at a party.
“Shhh… I’m Reading Socks” by Bring Me Socks. Lounging around the house is part of being retired. When that special Librarian in your life kicks up their feet and relaxes, everyone will know exactly what to do!
“Classic Book Cover For Kindle eReader” by KleverCase. A fun way to disguise a Kindle to look like an actual book. It doubles as protection for the device against nicks and scratches too!
“Clue Board Game – Library Classic Edition” by Winning Solutions. Everybody loves playing this classic board game. Even better, it comes in a special collectible storage book, making it truly unique.
“Bamboo Bookmark Book Stand” by Nookmark Bookmark. It’s an unusual book rest that would look very attractive on a desk or nightstand. Not only is it practical, the beautiful styling makes it a piece of art.
“Library Card Coaster Set” by Traveled Lane. Often times, retirement means relaxing at home and having lively conversation over drinks. This set of coasters will make the time even more entertaining.
“Customized Wooden Retirement Plaque” by Personalized Gifts. Items with a custom message offer up an extra special touch. This retirement poem plaque does just that. Add the name of the recipient and make it truly unique.
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Interesting Library News…
Is the “Data-Librarian” the Future of Library Science?
“Librarians have always done many different roles but it’s our professional training, self-identification with the profession and use of all its experience in matters like ethics and customer service that makes us librarians, and thus a part of a profession. The “data librarian” will just be one of many different flavours of librarian in the future. I myself, am a peculiar “flavour”: A librarian without a library “
EasyJet Opens A Library In The Sky
If you are travelling with EasyJet this summer, your child will be invited to borrow a book from its ‘Flybraries’, an initiative with the National Literacy Trust to promote reading. The airline’s fleet of around 300 planes will be stocked with 17,500 copies of children’s books, in seven different languages. Classics like The Secret Garden, The Jungle Book and Alice in Wonderland will be available alongside more modern titles such as Kid Normal by Greg James and Chris Smith.