Humor Web Humor 23 Library Memes for Book Lovers Because the library is your happy place and you know it Share PINTEREST Email Print via ilovelibraries.org Humor Memes Holiday Humor By Beverly Jenkins Beverly Jenkins Beverly Jenkins is a humor and pop culture writer. She has published three web humor books and six calendars, including You Had One Job! and Photobombed. Learn about our Editorial Process Updated on 12/28/18 Librarians have long been caricatured as serious and stern, but that stereotype couldn't be further from the truth. Librarians are readers, which means they're full of knowledge, which means they've got endless comic material. These library memes prove just how hilarious librarians really are. 01 of 23 Please Be Patient Via Imgur These librarians clearly understand procrastination—and humor. 02 of 23 That's My Favorite Dinosaur Via Reddit The thesaurus is every writer's best friend. A real superlative compatriot, if you will. 03 of 23 These Librarians Know How to Troll Via Reddit Hot tip for library patrons: if you're going to ask for help finding a book, you should know something about it besides the color of the cover. 04 of 23 Library or Zoo? Via Reddit This librarian sometimes wears her panda hat to work. She writes, "This is what it looks like to everyone walking into the library." 05 of 23 Max the Library Cat Via Reddit Poor Max the cat. All he wants to do is check out a few books on catnip! 06 of 23 Be Like Batman Via Imgur Batman returns his books on time—he's one of the good guys. 07 of 23 Speaking of the Caped Crusader Via Imgcop These librarians were clearly fans of the old school "Batman and Robin" show. 08 of 23 Mystery Shelves Via Funnyjunk These clever bookstore employees created a real-life mystery. The only way to solve it is to pick up a book and start reading. 09 of 23 Excellent Point Via Reddit What could be better than a book to warm the spirit on a winter's day? 10 of 23 "Not a Squirrel!" Via Imgur Poor Keith. 11 of 23 Fiction or Alternative Fact? Via Twitter These librarians know how to make a snarky political statement without saying a word. 12 of 23 Safe Zone Via Reddit Suspiciously, they didn't mention how many days have passed since a Tyrannosaurus rex attack... 13 of 23 Check You Out Via Reddit This library clearly does puns right. 14 of 23 Hurry—There's Just One Left Via Instagram We'd definitely feel safer if we had a 7-foot Wookie by our side. 15 of 23 Data Storage Is Serious Business Via Imgur "Mandatory maintenance on all computers. Have all work saved. We have no mercy. We feed off tears." 16 of 23 Books for Everyone Via Instagram Another corny library pun that we can't help but love. 17 of 23 Thieves Everywhere Via Imgur This snarky sign is clearly the product of an overworked Lost and Found employee. 18 of 23 Priorities Via ilovelibraries.org Why fall in love when you can fall into a good book? 19 of 23 No Tears Allowed Via Uberhumor Pro tip: if you're feeling weepy in the library, head straight to the comedy section. 20 of 23 Spooky Stories Via 9gag Vampire and horror lovers, unite! This is your new favorite library section. 21 of 23 Don't Fear the Reaper Via Imgur "Every year my school's librarian dresses up as a book reaper to collect overdue books." 22 of 23 A Simple Request Via Imgur Librarians are super smart, but they can't possibly memorize every single book in their collection—let alone the colors of the covers of those books. 23 of 23 That Library Feeling via ilovelibraries.org Who can help themselves when there are so many good books waiting to be read?