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Considering: Classroom Qualms

While I was earning my master’s degree, I did not take any courses on information literacy instruction or bibliographic instruction. When I started my first professional position at a large urban institution, within a year I was tasked with teaching a freshman “first-year experience” sort of class. 454 more words

Scholarship

CFP: European Studies Research Forum American Library Association Annual Conference, New Orleans, June 21-26, 2018

CFP: European Studies Research Forum
American Library Association Annual Conference, New Orleans, June 21-26, 2018

The ACRL European Studies Section will host its annual European Studies Research Forum at the ALA annual conference in New Orleans on Sunday, June 24th, from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. 176 more words

Academia

The next level up: #ACRLNEC17

Working in an independent school, particularly one usually considered an “elite college preparatory” school means extra pressure to be aware of what my students will be expected to do and know in their next educational institution. 693 more words

School Libraries

LOEX 2017 - My First Library Conference

This weekend I attended my first library conference as a volunteer. As such, I was only in attendance on the day I volunteered, but it was oh so worth it! 365 more words

Library

Interesting things on the internet

This week has been crazy. Too crazy to devote time to thinking about an intentional blog post. So I’m taking a shortcut, and sharing some things that gave me pause this week, both inspired by the amount of time I spent on the reference desk. 387 more words

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