Stump the Librarian Episode 9: We Know Too Much (About Ticks)

Hellooo there! Your friendly neighborhood librarians are back. And we are excited to answer your questions in episode 9 of Stump the Librarian. We are tackling some great questions this time! First, we’ll explore how to move a HOUSE. Next, we are going to dive into the icky world of ticks and discover what happens when a tick eats. Check out our show notes for some pictures of full ticks if you dare. Finally, we are going to answer this tough question “Whale sharks have live births but are not mammals. So what makes a mammal a mammal?” We learned so much on this episode and we can’t wait for you to listen and learn too.  

Join our librarians every other Wednesday as they try to answer your inquisitive questions and see if it’s possible to stump a librarian Do you have a burning question? They would love to hear what questions are on your mind! Don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast via or wherever you prefer to listen, so you never miss an episode. 

As always, we invite you to learn more about any of these topics by checking out our databases or our library catalog. Just go to to find the best database for more information on the answer to your question. And don’t forget the books! Our catalog is full of amazing books that are filled with fascinating information. Just visit to search for your next great nonfiction (or fiction) read!