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20 Gift Ideas for a Librarian

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These are perfect gifts to get a librarian in your life, or maybe just your favourite librarian. After all, they have “stacks” of information for you. Full disclosure: my day job is librarian.

Gift Ideas for a Librarian

I Will Dewey Decimate You Shirt

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Librarians love a good pun, and this one is probably one of the better ones. Sometimes people just need to be dewey decimated.

Librarian Colring Book

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This coloring and activity book is for librarians, or anyone who’s worked at a library. The activities are bound to give them a laugh, too.

Library Card Pouch

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This pouch is the perfect place for them to keep their library card (or change). This one is styled like a old-school library check out card.

Book Infinity Scarf

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This book-printed scarf is sure to delight any librarian. Best of all it’s lightweight so she can wear it to work for maximum library fashion.

Librarian Notebook

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This notebook says “Librarians like to 793.2 which for all you non librarians out there is the dewey decimal call number for “party”.

Author Scented Candle

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Have you ever wondered what kind of scent matches Charles Dickens? These candles are themed to popular classical fiction authors.

Vintage Book Necklace

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This handmade necklace is sure to delight a librarian. It has a stack of vintage books and a key on a bronzed chain. So cute.

Librarian Brain Bag

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Ever wonder what your librarian is thinking? This brain really says it all.

Book Worm Giant Microbe

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It’s cute, it’s cuddly, it’s… Get it away from the books!

Bookends

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These bookends are too real for anyone who likes to read. We all have those piles: to read, to read again. And we always seem to end up reading again before getting to the new stuff…

Book Cufflinks

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There are some male librarians out there (like me) and these cufflinks make for a fantastic “guy” gift.

Still Believe In… Pendant

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Another dewey joke: I still believe in 398.2. Yep, this one means fairy tales.

I Cannot Live Without Books Desk Sign

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Your librarian always needs more things for their desk, so why not get this desk sign. It works on so many different levels: because they like to read, and because books pay their bills. Clever.

Librarian Shirt

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All the things that make up a librarian in one shirt. It’s good to see your local librarian is 100% organic.

Magnets

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Magnets are great because they stick to the metal book carts.

Silence Mug

 

Librarians drink a lot of coffee. Get them some kind of coffee delivering vehicle related to their profession; because you can never have too many coffee mugs.

Librarian on the Roof Book

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This book contains the true story of a librarian who lived on a roof for an entire week in order to raise money for a children’s section.

Dewey Decimal Poster

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This art print is kind of practical, as well as looking awesome. It’s always handy to have the major Dewey categories listed on the wall.

Librarian Party T-Shirt

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Most librarians I know are liberals but they’re still going to get a kick out of this parody t-shirt. I know I want one!

Gift Set

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If you’re really not sure what to get your librarian this gift basket covers all the bases. Always an excellent choice!

It’s not hard to please a librarian: We love books, organization, and… Cats?

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