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I have been surprised with how antagonistic/unfriendly some library folks have been on my interviews

This anonymous interview is with a job hunter who is currently employed (even if part-time or in an unrelated field), has been hired within the last two months, and has been looking for a new position for more than 18 months. 515 more words

Library Hiring

It's agony having to wait for weeks in between interview stages.

This anonymous interview is with a job hunter who is currently employed (even if part-time or in an unrelated field), has not been hired within the last two months, and has been looking for a new position for six months to a year. 502 more words

Library Hiring

#DCDC14

Yesterday, Tom and Sarah and I travelled to Birmingham for the Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities conference. This was the first conference that I have attended so I was unsure as to what to expect. 526 more words

Current Trainees

Disaster Response and Salvage Training

Disaster Response and Salvage Training

Recently I attended a British Library training day on ‘Disaster Response and Salvage Training’ (for libraries, that is). It was a fascinating day which kicked off with some rather compelling case studies of damage experienced across the UK. 376 more words

Libraries

My job

Hello, all,

I thought a great way to get to know each other would be leave a post with a brief description of our jobs and the library we work for. 264 more words

Libraries

Acrostic for November

N  ovember
O  pens to blue skies
V  ery cold weather soon to
E  ndure, yet many
M  oments of
B  eauty to
E  xperience… 17 more words

Language Arts