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Different libraries around the world: working across sectors

For the final post in our discussion topic around different types of libraries, we’ve invited┬áILN supporter Anne Hocking to write about her experiences working in different sectors. 1,114 more words

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tunnel, meet light

I learned a joke today!

Here it is:

What is multicoloured, 15 000 words long, and has a gestation period of just over 10 months? 331 more words


Belle Tweets

… because Catherine won’t shut up about it.


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The long and winding road to Librarianship.

I never set out to be a librarian. Even though I was voted “most likely to become a librarian” before middle school, ┬áI was going to be a marine biologist, a journalist, a professor. 607 more words

Hail to the Librarian

This one’s dedicated to the guardians of knowledge, and enforcers of silence! I also wonder how many weird questions librarians have to answer like this one. 16 more words


What I do

Here’s a little sample of what I do:

  • Assist library patrons with tax forms, computer issues, and downloading e-books
  • Suggest book and film titles to patrons for both research and leisure…
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"The Barbell and Book"

Welcome to The Barbell and Book, a website chronicling the struggles, barriers and daily successes and failures of a soon-to-be Masters of Librarian & Information Studies graduate and his goal to becoming a positive, holistically healthy professional in one of the coldest places in Canada, the city of champions… Edmonton, Alberta.