20 Times Libraries Surprised Everyone With a Great Sense of Humor

Who said libraries are boring and librarians don’t have a good sense of humor? Scroll down to see proof that both of these statements are false.

I don't remeber the title but the cover was red.


Blind dates prevent you from judging a book by its cover.

The book reaper.

Books for tall people.

Guys who have lost their shirts.

Mystery section in a library.

Batman returns his books.

Thank God the thesaurus survived!

Cold? Check out a book!

Invisible books at the library.

Max vs. library.

Brilliant library card!

Funny warning at the library.

Self checkout at the library.

We feed off tears!

Library panda.

Community jigsaw puzzle.

Secret tip at the library.

Be hurricane ready!

Please be patient.



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  1. Lucretius February 8, 2019

    Cleveland Hts. OH library already has a display “Men Who’ve Lost Their Shirts, Steamy Reads for Snowy Days”.

  2. Anonymous February 10, 2019

    Loved the panda hat! Loved them all! Very funny.

  3. Anonymous February 10, 2019

    These are really good! I enjoyed them all!

  4. Kay February 11, 2019

    These all provided a much needed laugh. Thanks so much for sharing!

  5. Anonymous February 12, 2019

    The mystery section with the books backwards isn’t a library, it’s a Borders book store. Give credit where credit is due.

  6. Anonymous February 12, 2019

    thats funny

  7. LONG LIVE THE MOTHERLAND February 12, 2019

    This is funny. In Russia we have no humor like this.

  8. Dondi February 12, 2019

    THIS is GREATEST!!!!!

  9. Mel February 18, 2019

    Thanks -these brightened up a gloomy day.😄Love my library!

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  11. Anonymous February 21, 2019

    we have no mercy. We feed of tears

  12. goodi February 23, 2019

    and in the not too distant future our youngsters will look at these “fossils” as they do a rotary phone – what do I do with this?

  13. Don Balya February 23, 2019

    Love it! Thanks for the chuckles

  14. lillith February 25, 2019

    Where have you been all my life?!? Never mind… I FOUND YOU!! Wait’ll OUR librarians get a load of this (well, at least the ones with a sense of humor)! Shhh…

  15. Donna J. March 1, 2019

    What fun! More, more….

  16. Linda M March 3, 2019

    I laughed all the way through! Just great!

  17. Anonymous March 4, 2019

    i like dogs

  18. Anonymous March 23, 2019

    I resent the objectification of pandas. :-(

  19. Sheila April 21, 2019

    This is why I love libraries. And librarians.

  20. Steph Y. April 23, 2019

    These are wonderful! Thought I would enjoy the procrastination display, but will wait till later to heck it out!

  21. Anonymous April 26, 2019

    In Russia, book reads you.

  22. Cath April 27, 2019

    Our librarians do cool stuff like this too.

  23. Fruity April 27, 2019

    Loved all this

  24. Anonymous September 29, 2019

    The picture with “books for tall people” is actually an awesome used book store called Recycled Books in Denton, TX.

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