Things I Never Learned in Library School: Should libraries charge fines?

Oldie but goodie and something I deal with everyday at work. Source: Things I Never Learned in Library School: Should libraries charge fines?

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Comics or how I’m starting to own my lifelong interest

I am a Young Adult Librarian at a small branch library in Hawaii. One of the best things about my line of work is I get to purchase trade paperbacks with my teeny tiny budget. So along with the new material being released by DC and Marvel, for my mostly adult male library users, I … Continue reading Comics or how I’m starting to own my lifelong interest

Library stuff

What happens at work is something I would not usually record but IT Support tried to pull a fast one last night by switching my library system's old catalog with a "new more powerful" information portal. The forced migration was prompted by the disappearance of the Search tab.  Needless to say the attempt crashed and burned spectacularly. Dozens … Continue reading Library stuff