Swimming and Diving The American Red Cross 1938 Submitter: I can’t believe this book survived two circ system upgrades, including re-barcoding, and an inventory! The copyright date is 1938. Seriously. Our book is a 37th printing, and according to the
Pre-Menstrual Tension Lever 1981 Overheard at the publisher: Hey, the gals should really respond to this book if we use one of those crazy fonts! Seriously folks, why is this STILL in some library collections? I was concerned
What’s “Drunk”, Mama? Al-Anon Family Group Headquarters, Inc. 1977 Submitter: I found this gem while loosely organizing and heavily weeding a collection of books at an after-school program center on one of our Indian reservations. Alcoholism is a massive problem,
Let Me Explain A Story about Donor Insemination Schnitter 1994 I will be the first to admit I am no expert on this subject. Content aside, this book is probably not the friendliest for youngsters given the dense text and
Keeping your body alive and well Wilt 1978 In 1978, maybe this isn’t the worst choice for a youth collection, but 2010, no question. This book is more than 100 pages and doesn’t seem to end any time soon. I
Communicate Online Rooney 2004 This had a grand total of ZERO circs and it really isn’t that great for content either. No mention of issues of copyright. No real discussion of safety other than a comment: “if you see something
Very Young Rider Krementz 1977 Submitter: While in the much-needed process of updating our sports non-fiction collection for kids, I was flipping through this book, since it seemed to be in fairly good physical condition. Our library acquired it in
Sylvester Stallone Sanford and Green 1986 Of course this is outdated. I can’t imagine any public library youth section finding any use for this at all. I was excited to read about all the speculation for a Rocky V movie.