We answered some fun library trivia questions on last week’s reflective journaling sheets. Interested in seeing how many answers you got right? Below is the answer key!
Question 1: What year did the first free library in Livingston open? 1911
Question 2: In what year did the Alpha Club incorporate the Livingston Free Public Library? 1916
You can learn more about the history of the Livingston Public Library here.
Question 3: Who devised the Dewey Decimal System? Melville Dewey
You can learn more about Melville Dewey here.
Question 4: What books are kept under 398.2? Fairytales!
Question 5: What was the world’s oldest known library called? The Library of Ashurbanipal
You can read more about the oldest libraries in the world here.
-Jessica, Adult Services & Acquisitions Librarian