A human library is the breath of life for an industry in decline. While the borrowing of books from libraries has gone down year by year due to the increasing availability of e-books and online publications, the need for good stories hasn't died.
The Human Library is an organization that rents out interesting people to tell you stories. The stories may be fictional or factual but the one thing you know for sure is that it'll be interesting. If you've ever wondered about how a Shaolin monk lives, then rather than taking out a history book, you can just ask him.
In an age where the distance of human connection is such a hot topic and online interaction is taking over for real human interaction, this is a refreshing reminder that people really have something to say.
Manual Book-Transferring Celebrations
Adaptable Loft Apartments
Architectural Staircase Bookshelves
Free 2018 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.