‘Tis the season for the library to be closed in observance of Christmas! So if you’re bundling yourself up to head out to the library, take heed: our doors are closed today. But fear not, here are some year-end book, movie, and music lists to tide you over.
- NPR: Best Books of 2008
- ALA: Teens’ Top Ten
- Publisher’s Weekly Best Books of 2008
- NYTimes: 100 Notable Books of 2008
- Washington Post Best Books of 2008
- Metacritic: Best Films 2008
- Roger Ebert’s Best Films of 2008
- American Film Institutes 2008 Movie Awards
- Entertainment Weekly Top 10
- indieWIRE’s Critics Poll 08
- Rolling Stone’s Albums of the Year
- NPR Listeners Pick the Year’s Best Music
- Metacritic’s Best Albums of 2008
- AV Club: The best music of 2008
- Tiny Mix Tapes Favorite Albums of 2008
What are some of your favorite books, movies, and music of 2008? Please share in the comments section.
Note (12/29/2008): These links are meant as resources only. The library owns many (but not all) of the books, CDs, and DVDs mentioned in these lists.