Library Trivia: Famous and Influential Librarians
Published April 14, 2010
Tags: national library week
Many famous and infamous people have worked in libraries, including J. Edgar Hoover, cataloger at the Library of Congress; Casanova, a librarian for Count Waldstein of Bohemia at his castle; and Mao Zedong, who worked at the Beijing University Library. For other famous librarians, see: http://www.abebooks.com/blog/index.php/2009/02/18/top-25-most-famous-librarians-in-history/.