Word of the Week: Effluvia

as in: “. . . every room, office, or apartment I’ve ever occupied has had its walls, floors, tables, nearly all available surfaces, covered with the effluvia of print.” 

Ulin, D. L.  (2010). The lost art of reading: Why books matter in a distracted time.  Seattle, WA: Sasquatch Books. p. 9.

Posted by the Reference Department

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