Changes

I have (somewhat) recently made a big change professionally, transitioning from being an assistant at a public library to a new position at a private academic library.  A big change of scenery has also been a part of this change, moving from a mid-sized somewhat urban city of 50k to ...

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NELA-ITS - Cloudy with a Chance of Connecting to the Future!

On June 7th, I attended the NELA-ITS spring event Cloudy with a Chance of Connecting to the Future! at the Worcester Public Library in Massachusetts.  The all-day workshop featured three main presenters and two additional speakers that presented as part of a panel.  The speakers provided a fairly thorough overview ...

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library as information safety net

As someone relatively new to identifying as a career librarian (well, technically, soon to be librarian), people (acquaintances, family members, well meaning loved ones) often make good-natured but snide comments about the libraries being useless, old fashioned, and unnecessary.  As every other librarian, specifically public librarians,  I find these comments ...

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