To launch their summer reading project, the Seattle Public Library went for a world’s record. Worth watching for a glimpse inside their amazing Rem Koolhaus designed building.

Let’s see you top this with eBooks!

David Crotty

David Crotty

David Crotty is the Editorial Director, Journals Policy for Oxford University Press. He serves on the Board of Directors for the STM Association, the Society for Scholarly Publishing and CHOR, Inc. David received his PhD in Genetics from Columbia University and did developmental neuroscience research at Caltech before moving from the bench to publishing.

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6 Thoughts on "Book Domino Chain World Record"

Try doing THAT with ebooks!

  • Anthony
  • Jul 12, 2013, 11:22 AM

What a great video – thanks for sharing! We’re going to link to you in Publishing Business Today!

  • Lynn Rosen
  • Jul 12, 2013, 11:45 AM

Amazing! But I do feel sorry for the library staff who have to re-shelve all these books…

  • Sandy Thatcher
  • Jul 12, 2013, 2:47 PM

Reblogged this on The Write Savage and commented:
Nice use of books to kick of this library’s summer reading program. I like the way they think. Ha-ha!

  • Janine Savage
  • Jul 12, 2013, 3:14 PM

And then they all have to be put *back* on the shelves…..sigh

  • Steve
  • Jul 12, 2013, 4:08 PM

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