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"Seattle is not exactly a publishing hub..."

So here’s the UW guide to Publishing Jobs….


And that’s why I might have to enlist at Portland State University. I know these guys, or anyway, I did in 2005 when they edited Return to Circa ’96… 28 more words

New Adventures in Blackboard Learn

When the job hunt gets stuffy, I like to work on my professional skills and sharpen old tools. I’ve been working with Blackboard Learn for several years now, but I’ve never taken a stab at actually building out a course. 209 more words

Blackboard Learn

A Library Paradigm Shift

Someone says “library service design”, so obviously, I am interested. And what a fascinating project it was, as part of the Service Design Achievements: the turning of a university library into a learning center – for real, not just in name. 380 more words

Design Thinking

Big Dumb Ideas and the Archive

Research libraries may not know as much as click-obsessed Amazon does about how people interact with their books. What they do know, however, reflects the behavior of a community of scholars, and it’s unpolluted by commercial imperatives.

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be professional, friendly, and open to what's thrown at you during the interview process.

Meredith McGovern earned her MLIS from Drexel University in 2009, and has since been steadily employed in the private, non-library sector. However, she always keeps her eyes open for jobs within the library and information world. 574 more words

Library Hiring