I’m back with a brand new bulletin board! What with the weather getting up in the 70’s today, we had to get those winter displays down. 32 more words
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Have you heard of the NASA @ My Library program? The Harris County Library System won a grant that allows for several libraries through the system to hold programs with materials from NASA. 71 more words
My mom died ten years ago today.
Today at work, an elderly woman with dementia has nowhere to go, no one to see. We all – and I truly mean everyone who works public service at my large urban library – panic for hours that she will end up, still, when the library closes, with nowhere to go, no one to see. 663 more words
Currently, I’m a public assistant at my public library. Basically, this means that I assist with morning delivery (checking in returned items from other locations, fulfilling holds, and emptying the bookdrops), answering basic reference questions, helping with patrons with the computers (printing, resumes, etc.), checking items out to people, and doing collection maintenance (a fun way of saying I check to see if books need to be discarded because they are outdated or in poor condition). 1,473 more words