Librarian by Day Bobbi Newman | I'm not that kind of librarian

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Saturday Day in the Life of a Librarian – Round 2, Day 1

01.25.2009 · Posted in A Day in the Life of a Librarian

I took these notes today as part of The Day in the Life project, if you would like to read more please the wiki, if you're interested in how it all got started read this post and this one. Saturday - It's my weekend to work. Saturday and Sundays are very interesting days, but they ...

Day (Week) in the Life of a Library _____ Round 2 begins Monday!

01.22.2009 · Posted in A Day in the Life of a Librarian

That's right round two will kick off Monday January 26th. It looks like we have enough people interested to schedule round two. Its easy to play along, 1) just blog your day or week which ever you prefer. Add your information to the wiki and 2 ) be sure to tag your posts librarydayinthelife. The ...

Libraries looking to save money? Consider telecommuting!

01.13.2009 · Posted in Library Staff

Talking about the blurred line between home and work when I was writing about Twitter started me thinking about telecommuting.  Writing about the recession and it affects on libraries got me thinking about telecommuting.  Let's talk about telecommuting, it seems to be something libraries have been slow to embrace.  Yes, I know the old standard ...

What DO you wish your patrons knew?

12.12.2008 · Posted in Chit Chat, Questions

I copied this post from The MLXperience to ask you - What DO you wish your patrons knew? Seattle Books Examiner's Danielle Dreger-Babbitt took an informal poll of librarians in Boston, Dallas, Detroit, Indianapolis, New York City, and Portland about what they wish library patrons knew or did. Here's the shortlist: 1. Use us! 2. ...

How I started blogging meme

09.29.2008 · Posted in Blogging

It looks like there is another Library themed meme making the rounds, this one started by Meredith Farkas at Information Wants To Be Free, I spotted over on David's blog weeks ago but never imagined it would get around to me. Both The Bald Trainer & Beth Tribe tagged me for this one, so I ...