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#NetNeutrality and Libraries and corporate bs

We’re kind of angry about this over at Urban Librarians Unite. Here’s why –

The FCC is set to vote to eliminate net neutrality this December.

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I GOT PROMOTED!! (a blog in gifs)

Y’all read the title. I am now the Youth and Teen Services Coordinator for my library system. I’ve moved from branch services to administration. I’m responsible for system wide programming and initiatives as well as overseeing A LOT of Youth Services staff. 471 more words


Storytime: Guessing Game

I recently (three months ago) moved to Arlington, VA and became an outreach librarian! While the first couple of months were filled with settling in and learning the system, which I am still doing, I have (almost) set up a routine! 552 more words

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #29

When management visits your branch and criticizes everything you are doing…


Problems of an Overworked Librarian #28

Conversation between a librarian and Human Resources


Human Resources:



Reflections on Proofreading with Ms Herlinger

Proooof Reading

A couple of terms ago, no longer able to bear the constant deluge of misspellings, mutilated grammar and general crimes against the English language that we saw daily, streaming off the printer, the library started offering a proof-reading service to the boys. 374 more words