Even though libraries are citadels of silence, guarding humanity's best thoughts, it doesn't mean that humor is forbidden there. To prove that a giggle can easily accompany a pleasant read, Bored Panda has collected a list of some of the funniest examples of librarian humor.

From mocking impossible visitor requests to motivating students, these creative solutions definitely got everyone's attention. Scroll down to check out why you should go the library more often and upvote the entries you like best!

#1 Sometimes I Wear My Panda Hat To Work. This Is What It Looks Like To Everyone Walking Into The Library

Sometimes I Wear My Panda Hat To Work. This Is What It Looks Like To Everyone Walking Into The Library

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Miss Cris 1 year ago

Great!!!!

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#2 When Libraries Troll Their Patrons

When Libraries Troll Their Patrons

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

I would LOL.. but library..

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#3 This Was At My College Library Entrance

This Was At My College Library Entrance

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Shirin Kamer 1 year ago

Ha ha ha yes Thank goodness Thesaurus survived.

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#4 My Local Library

My Local Library

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Katnip WickerBasket 1 year ago

Hahaha best one yet

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#5 "Please Do Not Let In The Cat"

"Please Do Not Let In The Cat"

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Beth 1 year ago

Aahahahahaha, Max will not be thwarted! Max will get into the library!

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#6 My School Library Knows What's Up

My School Library Knows What's Up

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Pi... 1 year ago

Batman has his own bloody library.... so.... yeah.

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#7 Every Year My School's Librarian Dresses Up As A Book Reaper To Collect Overdue Books

Every Year My School's Librarian Dresses Up As A Book Reaper To Collect Overdue Books

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Pi... 1 year ago

That's awesome!

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#8 Mystery Indeed

Mystery Indeed

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Alanna Edwards 1 year ago

I bet the librarian didn't do that.

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#9 Librarian Humor

Librarian Humor

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Janine B. 1 year ago

Best one! 😂

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#10 My Local Library Is Taking People's Mugshot

My Local Library Is Taking People's Mugshot

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Hisseefit 1 year ago

This needs to be higher! Love it!

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#11 I Went To The Library, Accidentally Ended Up In Intersteller...

I Went To The Library, Accidentally Ended Up In Intersteller...

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Joanna Huang 1 year ago

It's like when you put two mirrors face to face

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#12 My Town's Public Library Has A Clever Blizzard Solution

My Town's Public Library Has A Clever Blizzard Solution

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Hari Onago 1 year ago

Unless you burn the books, but don't do that kids.

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#13 My Local Library Has This Sign On Their Dropoff Slot

My Local Library Has This Sign On Their Dropoff Slot

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Pi... 1 year ago

Maybe Kieth shouldn't keep his lunch in the book drop.

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#14 Who Ever Said Librarians Don't Have A Sense Of Humor?!

Who Ever Said Librarians Don't Have A Sense Of Humor?!

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Andrew Gibb 1 year ago

The section Donald Trump frequents

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#15 I Am Glad To Know That I Am Safe In My Universities Library

I Am Glad To Know That I Am Safe In My Universities Library

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Kjorn 1 year ago

just for mess with people add another sheet with 1 days without an attack

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#16 This Librarian Is Brilliant

This Librarian Is Brilliant

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

Baby Got Books.. by Sir Reads a lot!

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#17 We Found This Beautiful Wooden Writing Desk In The Newbold College Library, Opened The Drawer, And Found This Message

We Found This Beautiful Wooden Writing Desk In The Newbold College Library, Opened The Drawer, And Found This Message

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Molly Tallmadge 1 year ago

MORE UPVOTES

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#18 My University Library, Ladies And Gentlemen

My University Library, Ladies And Gentlemen

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Celestial Lynx 1 year ago

Ah ha. Ha. Ha.

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#19 Saw This In My School Library

Saw This In My School Library

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Tamara Laney 1 year ago

I thought that too...and then my dog ate my book.

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#20 My Wife Is A High School Librarian And One Of Her Students Lost A Turtle In The Library Earlier In The Week. Today He Was Found. She Swears This Picture Wasn't Staged. Is This Awesome Or Is My Wife A Liar?

My Wife Is A High School Librarian And One Of Her Students Lost A Turtle In The Library Earlier In The Week. Today He Was Found. She Swears This Picture Wasn't Staged. Is This Awesome Or Is My Wife A Liar?

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Abbey Impson 1 year ago

How do you lose a turtle? Let alone in a library?

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#21 I Love My Local Library

I Love My Local Library

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Celestial Lynx 1 year ago

Books are the strongholds of knowledge— knowledge is the best weapon one can have T^T

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#22 Well Played Library Well Played

Well Played Library Well Played

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Signe Manat Hansen 1 year ago

Solo, I'm riding Solo

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#23 Library Pun

Library Pun

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caleb 1 year ago

hehe i love puns

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#24 I Was Studying In The Library When My Phone Rang. Returned After A Few Minutes.

I Was Studying In The Library When My Phone Rang. Returned After A Few Minutes.

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Eva Tóthová 1 year ago

and then there are paranoid people like me who keep their laptop with them even for a cab ride(instead of putting big back-pack into the trunk)

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#25 In My School's Library

In My School's Library

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

No Mercy! #WWE

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#26 My Library Trolled The Blue Cover People

My Library Trolled The Blue Cover People

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Delta Sierra 1 year ago

Swear to god, I'm working in a bookstore and an old lady asked if we had a book, from when she was a little girl, it was blue and had a teddy bear on the cover. She'd like to give it to a grandchild for Christmas. It was Dec 24th.

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#27 Ran Across This In My Local Library

Ran Across This In My Local Library

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A Totally Normal Cellist 1 year ago

I might have smashed the upvote button even faster this time!!! DooWeeOoo!!!

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#28 My Library PSA

My Library PSA

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So_cat Socrate 1 year ago

Sad but true advice...

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#29 The Librarians Are Making This Joke

The Librarians Are Making This Joke

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

Shaun the Sheep is there.

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#30 This Is On A School Library

This Is On A School Library

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Lavinator 1 year ago

I hear Donkey Spock was difficult on set.

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