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Email: jeffwsmith@verizon.net   Twitter: @JeffreyWSmithMD

Jeffrey Smith, a resident of Nottingham, Maryland, presently serves as a member of the Board of Library Trustees for the Baltimore County Public Library (BCPL). Additionally, he serves as the president for the Foundation for Baltimore County Public Library. He has been an active member of ALA, PLA, the Maryland Library Association, and the Citizens for Maryland Libraries. He is presently serving as a member of ALA's Legislation Assembly. Jeffrey is presently reading “Memoirs of Harry S. Truman: 1946-52, Years of Trial and Hope.”

The World’s Most Luxurious “Floating Collection”

I recently returned from an oceangoing trip aboard the Cunard liner Queen Mary 2.  While en route to various ports of call in both New England and the maritime provinces of Canada, I had the opportunity to explore this luxurious vessel.  The Queen Mary 2, as the largest ocean liner ever built, has fourteen public […]