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It’s been a while since I posted here; I have to chock it up to the frenzied nature of my last semester of grad school and travel-filled summer. 1,026 more words


Physical processing, and realizing that It Is All Bigger Than Me

About three days into this project, I found myself staring at the spines of the books in bafflement. I’ve worked in libraries before, both public and technical services. 776 more words


Book Review: Information Services Today

Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Nicole Gibby-Munguia. 

Nicole Gibby-Munguia is in her second-to-last semester in the MLIS program at Dominican University in River Forest, IL. 735 more words


what does the agile librarian do between library jobs?

My relocation created an employment gap of sorts and I found myself between library jobs. But luckily for me, my old, former career reached out and steered me towards part-time employment focusing on finding solutions to HR challenges in a federal bureaucracy. 789 more words

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NMC #Horizon #Report 2015 Library Edition

What is on the five-year horizon for academic and research libraries? The NMC Horizon Report: 2015 Library Edition examines key trends, significant challenges, and important developments in technology for their impact on academic and research libraries worldwide.  90 more words


Professional Development: This Post is Overdue!

I think it’s natural to have a hard time reading anything challenging during the summer, which leads into why there have been no posts since the beginning of July. 778 more words

Book Review

Educational Happenings: Design for Learning

I was recently accepting into an innovative new program.

Design for Learning: 21st Century Online Teaching and Learning Skills for Library Workers is a three-year continuing education (CE) development and implementation partnership project… 187 more words