Dream Library Poll Results

Well, the results are in and it’s clear that most iLibrarian readers would prefer a job in Hogwarts Library. Here are the rest of the results from last week’s poll “Which fictional library would you most want to work in?”

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There were 162 respondants:

  • 71 (43.83%) Hogwarts Library (Harry Potter)
  • 23 (14.2%) Metropolitan Public Library (The Librarian: Quest for the Spear/Return to King Solomon’s Mines/Curse of the Judas Chalice)
  • 22 (13.58%) Other
  • 17 (10.49%) Sunnydale High School Library (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • 13 (8.02%) Federal Broadcasting Network Library (The Desk Set)
  • 11 (6.79%) Egyptian Museum of Antiquities Library (The Mummy – 1999)
  • 5 (3.09%) Party Girl Public Library (Party Girl)

The write-ins, or “Other” category submissions consisted of:

  • 7 Unseen University from Terry Pratchett’s Discworld
  • 3 The Library (Doctor Who)
  • 2 The Jedi Temple Library
  • 1 The Great Library from Jasper Fforde’s BookWorld
  • 1 London Library
  • 1 Dorian Gray’s library (The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, 2003)
  • 1 The Music Man
  • 1 Lucien’s Library (Neil Gaiman’s Sandman)
  • 1 The library in Umberto Eco’s “The Name of the Rose”
  • 1 Forks High School Library (Twilight)
  • 1 Borges’ Library of Babel, of course.
  • 1 Morpheus’ dream library in the Sandman
  • 1 Starfleet Academy Library

Thanks for participating!!!!!!