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Storytelling: Not Just for Youth Librarians

This semester I decided to do something that terrifies me: I enrolled in a storytelling course. As an anxious public speaker, I challenged myself by taking a class in which I’d have to present without notes, slides, or group members to assist me. 684 more words

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Considering Outreach Assessment: Strategies, Sample Scenarios, and a Call to Action

How do we measure the impact of our outreach programming? While there is a lot of information about successful outreach activities in the library literature, there is far less documentation of assessment strategies. 160 more words

Librarianship

Coloring: So Hot Right Now

Coloring has been the go-to stress reliever in libraries for a while now, so it was only a matter of time before we jumped on that bandwagon. 148 more words

Academic Librarians

Library School - Cataloguing and Classification

I took this module last autumn, one of the last two of the PG Dip. For my general post about the course, go here. 551 more words

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The challenges facing library and information science journals: Editors' opinions

This study aimed to gather the opinions of editors of Library and Information Science journals indexed in Scopus and the Web of Knowledge regarding the current situation and their forecasts on open access, peer review procedures, functionalities, and specialization. 120 more words

Librarianship

AI First

Looking to the future, the next big step will be for the very concept of the “device” to fade away. Over time, the computer itself—whatever its form factor—will be an intelligent assistant helping you through your day.

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