InfoSpeak: They Call it the Living Library Parts 1 and 2
Ulla Brohed at the renowned Malmö library in Sweden, in one of her last media interviews before her recent retirement, discusses the Living Library program which allows patrons "check out" a human being for 45 minute chat. Nancy Huling, of the University of Washington Suzzallo Library, and Deborah Jacobs of Seattle Public Library also offer their views on the program.
Coverage of Malmö's Living Library
Living Library Resources on Council on Europe site