1. 'Happy Days' Promoted 500% Increase in Library Card Applications? : snopes.com ••••
Did a 1977 'Happy Days' episode promote a 500% increase in library card applications?
  ...Did a 1977 'Happy Days' episode promote a 500% increase in library card applications? David Mikkelson From the archive Share -...
  ...episode of Happy Days aired, the American Library Association reported a nationwide 500% increase in library card applications from children....
  ...Happy Days: "Richie goes to a local college and Fonzie takes him to the library to meet some girls." For a sitcom in the 70s, this is standard stuff, but...
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:37:15 GMT http://www.snopes.com/radiotv/tv/librarycards.asp

2. Sinking Library : snopes.com ••••
A college library is sinking because the architect failed to take the weight of the books into account.
  ...A college library is sinking because the architect failed to take the weight of the books into account. David Mikkelson From the archive Share -...
  ...Claim: A famed college library is sinking into the ground because its architect failed to take the weight of the books into account. Example:...
  ...different people claiming that their alma mater (or someone else's) built a library but did not factor in the weight of books. After the building was...
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:20:58 GMT http://www.snopes.com/college/halls/sinking.asp

3. Kansas City Library : snopes.com ••••
Photograph shows a library facade lined with giant-sized representations of books?
  ...Photograph shows a library facade lined with giant-sized representations of books? David Mikkelson From the archive Share -...
  ...Claim: Photograph shows a library facade lined with giant-sized representations of books. Example: [Collected via e-mail, December 2009]...
  ...of the Kansas City Library in Kansas City Mo. Kansas City has 30 branch libraries under the umbrella of the Mid-Continent Public Library network....
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:18:42 GMT http://www.snopes.com/photos/architecture/kclibrary.asp

4. Library of Congress 78 RPM Archive : snopes.com ••••
Is the Library of Congress transferring its entire audio collection to 78 RPM platters?
  ...Is the Library of Congress transferring its entire audio collection to 78 RPM platters? David Mikkelson From the archive Share -...
  ...Claim: The Library of Congress is transferring its entire audio collection to 78 RPM platters. Example: [Collected via e-mail, March 2009]...
  ...Another interesting bit about how things last — the Library of Congress completed a study on the best medium for near-permanent archiving of their...
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 12:02:56 GMT http://www.snopes.com/music/media/loc78rpm.asp

5. Books Banned by Sarah Palin : snopes.com •••
List catalogs books banned from the Wasilla, Alaska, public library by Mayor Sarah Palin?
  ...List catalogs books banned from the Wasilla, Alaska, public library by Mayor Sarah Palin? David Mikkelson From the archive Share -...
  ...Claim: List catalogs books banned from the Wasilla, Alaska, public library by Mayor Sarah Palin. Example: [Collected via e-mail, September 2008]...
  ...This information is taken from the official minutes of the Wasilla Library Board. When the librarian refused to ban the books, Palin tried to get her...
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:47:06 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/palin/bannedbooks.asp

6. Backwards Buildings : snopes.com •••
Was an odd-looking campus building built backwards by mistake?
  ...handles the main access on the opposite side. Sometimes (e.g. Douglas Library at Queen's University in Canada) while the fancier entranceway now opens...
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:25:26 GMT http://www.snopes.com/college/halls/backward.asp

7. Boston Marathon Bombing Rumors : snopes.com •••
A collection of rumors and conspiracy theories associated with the Boston Marathon bombing.
  ...officials had stated "There will be a controlled explosion opposite the library within one minute as part of bomb squad activities": This tweet was...
  ...Library, which is on the stretch of Boylston Street where the initial explosions occurred. A fire coincidentally broke out at the JFK Presidential...
  ...A fire and possible explosion Monday afternoon at the JFK Presidential Library and Museum prompted a full-scale investigation by local, state, and...
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:39:41 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/conspiracy/boston.asp

8. Thomas Jefferson & the Barbary Wars : snopes.com •••
Thomas Jefferson sent the U.S. Navy to subdue Barbary pirates in the Mediterranean.
  ...it from the Rare Book Section of the Library of Congress. It was one of the 6,500 Jefferson books archived in the library. Ellison, who was born in...
  ...the Library of Congress to borrow it for his ceremonial oath. Although the Library of Congress is right across the street from the Capitol, library...
  ...collection that Jefferson sold for $24,000 to replace the congressional library that had been burned by British troops the year before, in the War of...
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 12:07:29 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/war/jefferson.asp

9. Quotes from Sarah Palin : snopes.com •••
E-mail reproduces quotes from Sarah Palin news interviews?
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:47:06 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/palin/newsquotes.asp

10. Sambo Beat the Bitch : snopes.com •••
Sarah Palin exclaimed, 'So Sambo beat the bitch'?
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:47:07 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/palin/sambo.asp



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