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I had a special moment in my job as a Librarian last night, it may not seem much to anyone else perhaps, but for me it will be one of those memories that will be lasting. 536 more words


Late Poetry

April was National Poetry Month and so most of the library events I hosted were somewhat related to poetry. The book we started in April and finished in May was Paper Hearts, a novel told in verse. 150 more words

Short Stories

24 Things Loretta Said

Try to guess which ones she didn’t say to me!


But really, guys, please don’t talk to your bosses like that. It’s very unprofessional and screams incompetence!


Tardiness doesn’t bug the shit out of me unless it’s done too many times at work. I had a talk with Loretta TWICE about being late too often. 354 more words

Measuring Success: Beyond the Numbers

Every month, I submit a report to my managers with information about outreach events and meetings I attended, professional development, and programs I facilitated. These reports are largely about numbers — how many LEUs (Library Education Units) I earned for attending a webinar, how many presentations I made to how many students on a school visit, how many hours I spent on a special project. 230 more words


What's Next

‘What’s next?’ is a question. When I started this blog it was primarily for the housing of my Escape Room manual (which was created for a colleague who wanted to try her hand at creating one from scratch. 1,203 more words

Teen Service

Working At A Library As Described By 'Parks And Recreation'

“Hogwarts is fictional. You do know that, don’t you? It’s important to me that you know that.” – Ben Wyatt

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