Category Archives: Careers

Library Day in the Life – Days 4 & 5.

And days 6 & 7 too. And so Library Day in the Life Round #6 comes to an end. Day 4: I got organized, packed and drove to Plattsburgh, NY to teach a class on Friday. Not a very productive … Continue reading

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Library Day in the Life – Day 2 & 3

Day 2? Well really, just day 3. Forgot to write yesterday and even though I did have a few notes from the day, they’ve disappeared along with any memory of what I was doing. I know that I sat at … Continue reading

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Library Day in the Life – Day 1

The 6th round of “Library Day in the Life” began today, with over 200 participants this time! Wow. Visit the wiki page to find out more and register your participation. It’s not too late to participate! Learn more about what … Continue reading

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What’s the Alternative? Career Options for Librarians and Info Pros

What’s the Alternative: Career Options for Librarians and Info Pros is a brand new title by Rachel Singer Gordon. And what a valuable addition to the library literature. Rachel covers a wide range of alternative settings where your library and … Continue reading

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My career is both Hot and Overrated!

Being a librarian is one of the best careers, according to US News & World Report. I agree. At the same time being a small business owner is one of the most overrated careers. I think they’re on target with … Continue reading

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