Books keep us sane during any season, but particularly so when we are isolated from extended family, friends, neighbors, and colleagues. Here is what we in the library have been reading during Washington's stay at home order.

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Because of course

Not by Might: The story of Whitworth College, 1890-1965
Alfred O. Gray
Because of course we're thinking about why we do what we do.
Introduction to Cataloging and Classification, 11th ed.
Daniel N. Joudrey, Arlene G. Taylor, & David P. Miller
Because of course we're reading books on cataloging and classification.
Herodas, edited with an introduction, translation & commentary by Graham Zanker
Because Ἑλληνικός.
In the Shadow of Vesuvius: A Lady Emily Mystery
Tasha Alexander
Because of course we want history AND mystery.
Etiquette: The Blue Book of Social Usage
Emily Post
Because manners matter, now more than ever.