Gallery: INTERVIEW: We Talk to Bicycle Library Founder Karta Healy


Last week, we showcased the Bicycle Library, which is pretty much exactly what it sounds like, and it was so unusual that we had to get in touch with its founder and pick his brain. We needed to know what makes a person wake up one morning and want to start a library where people take out bikes instead of books – and in a revamped double decker bus, no less?! So we caught up with Karta Healy, the driving (or should we say cycling?) force behind this mobile resource, and found out the answers to those questions and more – read on to see what he said.

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  1. EcoHustler September 1, 2013 at 5:26 pm

    me likey!!

  2. msyin August 27, 2011 at 11:02 am

    Cool idea. This would translate well in places where riding is already done, where it is being encouraged and some might be able to introduce it into places that could well benefit from it despite the challenges presented by image, cars and theft. Maybe the next step is to come up with solutions for places where riding is taking off and then have a roll out plan for a full system in a town or city near us.

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