Unobvious catalog system fail.

San Jose city library has a huge collection of foreign language books. Clearly they can’t just drop them on the shelves randomly, books must be arranged in alphabetical order by the author’s name. But there’s a problem: many foreign languages are written in non-English letters, and some aren’t even using letters at all…

As we have moved to designfail.org, please read the rest there.

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  1. […] San Jose city library has a huge collection of foreign language books. Unobvious catalog system fail. […]

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