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The Card Catalog

The Card Catalog
Books, Cards and Literary Treasures

The Library of Congress
Peter Devereaux, Writer-Editor
Foreword by Carla Hayden, Librarian of Congress
Chronicle Books LLC, 2017… 361 more words


Frederick Douglass at the library

Grants Pass branch hosts free Frederick Douglass exhibit during month of January

The Grants Pass branch is hosting “Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass” from… 148 more words


Blog Roundup Weekly Inspiration

Here are the latest group of inspiration blog posts from… you! It includes poetry, wreath making, an Xmas story, and more.

Source: Blog Roundup Time! Weekly Inspiration (Vol. 23)


Embracing being an "expert"

What do you think of when you hear the term “expert?” Maybe it conjures images of a computer technician, a wizened professor, or someone wearing a lab coat. 385 more words


ALA announces winners of the 2017 I Love My Librarian Award

December (2017)– Today 10 librarians were honored with the prestigious 2017 I Love My Librarian Award for their outstanding public service contributions. Selected from more than 1,100 nominations submitted by library users nationwide, including educators and members of the public, the winning librarians are being recognized for their leadership in transforming lives and communities through education and lifelong learning. 666 more words


Challenging the Challengers

I’m a Dual Major of Elementary/Special Education.  I have many future plans for what I want to do with my major.  Something that I am really looking forward to being a part of is teaching literature to students.   894 more words

#thedamndamndiem: 1

Yesterday on Twitter, the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) shared their discussion on (racial and ethnic) diversity in librarianship. Their tweet included the American Library Association’s (ALA) latest chart on the topic: 105 more words