A yeti in the library!

February 18, 2010 at 6:02 pm 4 comments

Tutt Library, Colorado College, January 2010. This patron told library staff “Sometimes it’s hard, being a yeti, in a library. ” She used her CC ID to check out a book about yetis. (Thanks, Marianne Aldrich!)

ADDENDUM APRIL 2015: The yeti has returned! If anyone got a photo, please send (jrandall@coloradocollege.edu)! This time he or she tried to check out Where the Wild Things Are and a picture book about monsters, but was unwilling to provide a gold card.

Entry filed under: academic libraries, general, Tutt Library Colorado College.

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4 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Megan  |  March 3, 2010 at 1:53 am

    That’s pure awesome.

  • 2. Lorinda J. Taylor  |  September 6, 2013 at 3:12 pm

    I used to work right there at that desk when Tutt was new! Never saw a yeti though! Darn!

    • 3. jessyrandall  |  September 9, 2013 at 2:02 pm

      Lorinda J. Taylor, yeti can be very mysterious … perhaps one visited when you were here, but was so stealthy that no one knew.

  • 4. the yeti returns! | Library Shenanigans  |  June 18, 2015 at 10:20 am

    […] the spring of 2015, but we have no photo documentation of the events. (The photo at left is from a previous sighting.) On at least one of these occasions, the yeti wore a pink felt heart on his or her chest stating […]


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