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Library Love: Where Do Books Go When They Die?

Some books, actually a lot of them, have an expiration date. Column by Stephanie Bonjack Image via UBC Library You may have heard about the Shakespeare First Folio that is visiting each of the 50 states this year. It’s a timeless relic that brought together 36 of Shakespeare’s plays, 18 of which had never been published before. The First Folio ensured Shakespeare’s place in a narrow canon of works that continue to have meaning centuries after their conception, thousands of miles outside their place of origin.
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