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Something To Think About: Willard Scott

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Librarians have always been among the most thoughtful and helpful people. They are teachers without a classroom. 36 more words

National Poetry Month

Writing from Kentucky, it’s National Poetry Month as of April 1.

The Poems


For the entire month of April, you can buy my books, print and ebooks, at a discount. 165 more words


National Library Week April 12th-18th!

Go to www.ala.org to learn about all the ways you can celebrate your local library!

The Urban Librarians Conference was GREAT!

I went to my first professional librarians’ conference last week; the Urban Librarians Conference, at Central Brooklyn Library. It was such a great experience; I met some fellow librarians, sat in on some panels that sparked a lot of ideas, and enjoyed wandering around the gorgeous library. 647 more words

We have hired new librarians

This anonymous interview is with a public librarian who has been a hiring manager and a member of a hiring or search committee. This person hires the following types of LIS professionals: 419 more words

Library Hiring

It's All In a Day's Work

Since 2015 started, I’ve felt like I’ve bombarded you, dear readers, with too many book reviews (8 posts covering nine books, plus a post that compared the book to the movie… 675 more words


Book Review: Beyond All Dreams

Elizabeth Camden is a librarian in Florida and she’s also the author of some great books. Her latest, Beyond All Dreams, is up for review today. 853 more words