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Fourth of July fireworks show dazzles at Ala Moana

An estimated 50,000 people were at Ala Moana Beach Park to see the annual Fourth of July fireworks display.

There were also several other fireworks displays across the state.


Self guided flora and fauna as you walk around

Atlas of living Australia species heatmaps of observations, extent and profile picture will display interactively with your location to provide handy hints about what you may see as you walk around


The wait begins again

It will happen, just be patient.

Try not to think about it and it will happen.

That just wasn’t your baby. When it’s your baby everything will fall into place. 1,248 more words

Left My Librarian Heart is SF

I went to my first American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in 2010, just a mere semester and a couple of weeks into library school. I was doing a fellowship in DC at the time, and the conference happened to take place there that summer. 1,242 more words

Professional Development

Paperwork, paperwork, paperwork!

Getting started

Copies of driver’s license, birth certificates, social security cards, fingerprinting, background checks, physicals. It goes on and on. But before any of that we had to find WHO was going to join us and pretty much lead us through this scary yet exciting journey. 623 more words

Coretta Scott King Book Awards Breakfast: A Most Memorable Morning from ALA 2015, San Francisco

We always grumble about it being too early (7:00 a.m. on a Sunday during a long weekend of festivities and after a couple of really late night parties); we always know that once we get there, something magical will happen so all our sleepiness will be swept away: when the entire room sang… 321 more words



Bibliotherapy is a concept that was brand new to me two and a half years ago when I began my degree in Library & Information Studies. 468 more words