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Bulletin Boards - They're Not Just For School Librarians!

My last big project of my summer job at a health sciences library was to create the “welcome back” fall bulletin board. I’d previously worked on… 149 more words


KÜTÜPHANE ŞENLİKTİR! 27 Eylül 2014 Cumartesi, 09.00-20.00, Heybeliada Şenlik Alanı (İskele Meydanı) @KutuphaneSenlik


27 Eylül Cumartesi günü ailecek kimselere söz vermeyin…İçinde barındırdığı bilgi taşıyıcılarıyla yediden yetmişe herkese kucak açan birer kültür kurumu ve yaşam boyu öğrenme merkezidir halk kütüphaneleri. 553 more words


Librarians & Academic Freedom

The last month or so my own institution, the University of Illinois, has received a lot of publicity due to the Salaita case.  For those who are unaware of the basic facts, here is a brief summary: 756 more words

Library School

First ILN welcome webinar

I attended the International Librarians Network first webinar on Saturday morning at 12am South African time. Although I have been through 3 ILN peer mentoring programmes already, it was the first time that an introductory webinar was held. 182 more words


Radical #Librarianship: how ninja #librarians are ensuring patrons' electronic privacy

  • Librarians in Massachusetts are working to give their patrons a chance to opt-out of pervasive surveillance. Partnering with the ACLU of Massachusetts, area librarians have been teaching and taking workshops on how freedom of speech and the right to privacy are compromised by the surveillance of online and digital communications — and what new privacy-protecting services they can offer patrons to shield them from unwanted spying of their library activity. 
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After School Special

Last Friday I had one of those dreaded moments in a job: the moment where you think, “Why am I doing this again?”

Friday afternoons in the Teen Room at the library are Crazytown. 465 more words


Introducing... me & this tiny corner in cyberspace

For Daily Posts’s Blogging101

I’m Al, 21 years old. I’m blogging here so I can share some stuff about my life and librarianship. I graduated Library and Information Science but the course seems so unappreciated in my country but its one thing I’m interested in and I love it. 267 more words