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Friday & Saturday – days in the life of a librarian

07.18.2008 · Posted in A Day in the Life of a Librarian

Friday Technically I'm off because I work this coming weekend.  I cleaned the apartment, cooked, went to the gym.  I also check  all email accounts and see a request from one of the other Librarians, she needs someone to cover the Reference Desk for her Monday, I was planning on taking Monday off, but I tell ...

Thursday part 2 – a day in the life of a libarian

07.17.2008 · Posted in A Day in the Life of a Librarian

Thursday 7/17/08 7:30 coffee in hand I hit the computer to see what happened while I slept.  I check my email accounts, Twitter, & FriendFeed.  One of my Twitter friends lets me know the Day in the Life project made it into American Libraries Direct. Sweet! But I feel a bit nervous. 8:30 Now I'm just ...

Thursday Part 1- A Day in the Life of a Librarian

07.17.2008 · Posted in A Day in the Life of a Librarian

Thursday- Another late day.  In the morning I check all my email accounts from home, nothing major happening so I head to the gym.  I'm in the office at 12:30, first things first check my voicemail Message about needing stats on Computer classes for board meeting I find them and hand deliver.  I pop in my ...

Wednesday – A day in the life of a librarian

07.16.2008 · Posted in A Day in the Life of a Librarian

Wednesday 7/9/08 Tonight is one of my late days because computer/internet classes are tonight.  Nikki & I take turns teaching a series of classes that vary from basic to advanced.  Tonight Nikki is teaching Microsoft Word so I get to be Vanna, assisting, troubleshooting & helping patrons when they run into a problem.  I get up and after ...

Tuesday – A Day in the Life of a Librarian Day 2

07.15.2008 · Posted in A Day in the Life of a Librarian

Tuesday: Today I telecommute! I telecommute for 8 hours a week.  These seems like a sweet deal until you realize I actually work from home about 20 hours a week and I'm only allowed to count 8 of those hours.  I start the day off by checking my  email accounts.  Then I drink some tea ...