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Program Planning Committee Update

Looking at my archives, I see that it’s been quite a while since I gave you an update on the LITA Program Planning Committee and all the various and sundry things that go along with that.  As I actually have a couple of hours to write this afternoon before I need to shuffle off to […]

Madame Chair (or, I Want a Hat)

If I’m chair of a committee, shouldn’t I get to wear a hat? I know being Madame President gets you a large hat with lots of fabric roses and gauze, I’m just looking for something with a couple of ribbons and bows: tasteful and modest but still noticeable. One of the major things that I did […]

A View from the Pigeon Hole

A bit of rant this morning. As noted before, I have to re-up for ALA this week and I’m not especially pleased about spending another year getting my email filled with yet more ads and having them send me shiny magazines with, at best, two articles each that are written with someone obviously other than […]

Down to the Wire on ALA

My membership in ALA lapses at the end of the month so it is coming close to time to decide if I’ll renew another year. I assume I probably will–at least a basic membership–though I’d rather spend the $120 on many other things. I feel like I need to give it another year and another […]