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Things seen in New York…

Man with a gun wrapped in a newspaper Diner called “The Usual” Brooklyn brownstones waiting to be demolished and replaced...

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List of Truths

Patrick Stewart in The Tempest was the most amazing theatrical experience of my life. The frikkin’ ALA wrote me up...

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Plagued by reference questions…

I haven’t worked at a reference desk for almost ten years, but I still get reference questions. I’m convinced that...

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Hey Kids! Be a Librarian for Halloween

Target sells these INCREDIBLY accurate Librarian Halloween costumes in its online store. Still, why spend $59.99 on a costume when...

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It’s hard out here for a digital library interface designer/product manager

Photo by パックマン 10:40pm and I’m still at work. Science Magazine is publishing a blurb about our library of animal...

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Food poisoning

Who knew the bathroom floor could be so comfy? Thanks, McDonald’s baked chicken salad! Related posts: Food poisoning (Part Two)...

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My Conference Can Beat Up Your Conference

Hi there sexy library creatures. I’m spending this weekend doing prep-work for the upcoming South by Southwest Interactive conference. In...

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Radical Militant Librarians

Have you seen the ALA’s new Radical Militant Librarian buttons? Me too. I liked the concept, but not the design....

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Rock Rock Rock n’ Roll Librarian

Hey avenging librarians… A few weeks ago, Bill Harmer wrote a letter asking for our help. You may remember Bill...

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Bloggies

Last year I attended the Bloggies at the South by Southwest Interactive conference. The presentation was wonderfully low-budget, like a...

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