COMPOSITE MECCANO PRINT OF THE NUMBER 5
Karel Martens, 2009, 21 x 26 cm
This mixture of practical prescription and broad gesture is expressed in Ranganathan’s Five Laws of Library Science:
- Books are for use.
- Every reader his (or her) book.
- Every book its reader.
- Save the time of the user.
- The library is a growing organism.
(“Infinite Hospitality,” David Senior, Dot Dot Dot #18, 2009)