A Library and Information Science Blog formerly from a Texas Public Library
What would the baby gate before?
Stopping patrons (not just babies) from coming around behind the reference desk and into my personal space.
Emergency cake is a fabulous idea. Working scissors is a pipe dream.
Hah! The emergency cake would have to be replaced often, but it does seem doable.As for scissors, maybe this is how some libraries end up with a "scissor policy": https://librarylostfound.com/2016/12/21/library-policies-created-by-patron-bashing/
Yes, we've wished for a taser at my library, or a cattle prod.
How about the Cloak of Invisibility