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Have to Keep Hopping….

There’s an interesting sorta-meme going around called “Day in the Life of a Librarian.” While I will refrain from a full minute by minute, I thought I’d share an account of yesterday, so you have an idea. Times approximate 8:35 –Call WebGuy to let him know that I will be a few minutes late for […]

Weeding with a Vengeance: The Last of the Music CDs

(The first part of the saga.) Ahh the tracking of the elusive music cd. It’s a slow hunt. A REALLY slow hunt. My latest printout was about 40-50 sheets long. Truth be told, I didn’t count. I just found out the hard way that it is taking me on average about 10 minutes per page […]

About the Canada story….

There’s a story going around about how a knitting group has been ousted from a library. Several people have passed this on to me as I happen to not only have a little yarn issue but I have a pretty healthy knitters group here at work. (And in the interest of full disclosure, we’re going […]

Thought Challenge Response

As yet, I have had the good fortune not to have a book challenged specifically to me. Occasionally, if asked, I’ve discussed more controversial books with parents (why was there so much fuss about the Higher Power of Lucky?). I’ve also found myself explaining a suggestion to a parent and seeing them shut down on […]

Official Posting Notice for Youth Service Manager Job

Madame Director informs me that the formal job posting is up and I’ve seen it on a number of job boards. To the resumes!! Seriously, if you are interested at all, I do recommend applying. There is a lot of potential for growth and development of this department. There is also a lot of potential […]