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Journey Map Assignment


Here’s this week’s homework for my Library UX course. We had to go to a library and write a step by step map including a shorthand method of showing how patrons, i.e. 284 more words



Dear Reader,

Welcome!  This site is designed to allow you to get to know a little bit more about me on both a professional and personal level.  196 more words

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Librarians and "Experience Advisory"

“In order to be really good as a librarian, everything counts towards your work, every play you go see, every concert you hear, every trip you take, everything you read, everything you know.

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#SLA2014 - Day Five

June 11, 2014

Last conference day. Breakfast with the Military Librarians group again. Just as I was about the tip toe out of the SLA Competencies session, my faculty advisor approached the microphone, adding clear and logical reasoning to the conversation. 223 more words

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#SLA2014 - Day Three

June 8, 2014

Sunday was the official opening of the conference. A local First Nation leader (Canadian version of Native American), Elder Shane Pointe, gave a stirring invocation (I later learned that it is standard practice to have opening invocations provided by local natives — the public lands, including the waterfront properties, are all theirs, after all). 211 more words

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#SLA2014 - Day Two

June 7, 2014

Woke up very early. Four AM-ish and time-disoriented. Decided to surf the SLA2014 website. Figured out that I needed to buy a ticket for the day-long Taxonomy Integration Session. 501 more words

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#SLA2014 - Day One

June 6, 2014

Arrive slightly jet-lagged after reading four chapters of The Accidental Taxonomist (Heather Hedden, who will be presenting and book signing at the conference) and two chapters of Finite and Infinite Games (James Carse, not really related to the conference, but very cool reading!) on the five-hour transcontinental flight, interspersed with chats with a law librarian from Boston on the same trek to Vancouver. 97 more words

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