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Jayne Mansfield and me

When I left my previous position at the Koninklijke Bibliotheek (the National Library of the Netherlands), my colleagues gave me this photograph as a leaving gift. Now it hangs on my office wall at LIBER - the Association of European Research Libraries.

It’s a photograph of Jayne Mansfield visiting a newspaper publisher. She’s standing on the table, everyone is looking at her. You see everybody i…