There was a time, not too long ago because I really haven't been a librarian for very long, when attending a library conference made me feel awful. I would sit in all these sessions and hear what these amazing librarians were doing for their community and I just felt not good enough. Hearing about the … Continue reading Confidence – I’ve got it?
Goodness have things been busy in Anna-land! I saw sick for a few days, recovered, then went to New Hampshire, and of course worked, too. In this time, some fun things have been happening professionally. I got appointed to a YALSA committee: the Research Journal Advisory Board! Cool! This is what we do: "YALSA's Research … Continue reading Professional happenings
I've had a few things kicking around in my head that I've wanted to write about but have been extremely lazy. I haven't really been able to form them into coherent longer thoughts. So. I'll make semi-coherent short thoughts. Here's what I've been pondering: -First to all you YA/Teen librarians out there, do you feel … Continue reading Stray observations
Hey all! It's been a while since my last post because it's been busy in the teen room. My schedule has changed for the last few weeks since we were trying to find a new - aide for the teen room. Well, we did interviews and found one! Hopefully now the teen room can get back to … Continue reading Lady lists
Happy New Year, my friends! May you celebrate the end of 2014 and the beginning of 2015 in the way that you want. Whatever makes you happy - go for it. It's the New Year: treat yo' self. Whether it be pouring about 30 champagne toasts for a party of 15 and then realizing you … Continue reading Happy 2015!