Sesame Street
Plot Big Bird goes to the library
Air date February 21, 1978
Season Season 9 (1977-1978)
Sponsors F, K, 7
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
  • Big Bird and the kids practice writing their names so that they can get their library cards.
  • Big Bird gets his first library card.
  • Cartoon: A shoemaker shows how he measures human feet with his ruler. (EKA: Episode 0760)
  • Big Bird selects a book at the library.
  • Cartoon: After a big basketball game, a bird skeleton and an elephant skeleton get their skins mixed up in the locker room. The coach helps them out. (EKA: Episode 0813)
  • After he falls down, Big Bird realizes it's not wise to walk and read a book at the same time.
  • Cartoon: A janitor sweeps up his own footprints the wrong way, then the right way. Just then, a giant centipede leaves tracks all over the floor. (EKA: Episode 0262)
  • Animation: Two small stripes watch as two circles play with each other. The stripes try to bend themselves into circles, but soon find that they can both cooperate to make one big circle. (EKA: Episode 0829)
  • After reading over each others' shoulders, Big Bird and David decide to exchange books.
  • Animation: Two lines join together to form a circle. (Spanish version)
  • Big Bird returns his library book on time.

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