Librarians see themselves as the guardians of the First Amendment… I wouldn’t mess with them. I really didn’t realize the librarians were, you know, such a dangerous group. — Michael Moore, after outraged librarians saved his book To celebrate our profession’s revolutionary approach toward freedom of expression, I have created a new product line* at [...]
I’ve upgraded the Librarian Avengers shop, and cleaned up the products and metadata. Because EVERYONE LOVES CLEAN METADATA! Check it out.
What a wonderful night. Thank you everyone for your kindness.
I am a librarian. I am not a librarian. I have an information science degree. I’ve been working for fourteen years, my entire adult life. Most of my jobs have been in libraries. I am a librarian. I am not a librarian. As a student at Michigan State University, I learned Library of Congress serials [...]
Here’s what I’ve been up to so far this year… Married my dearest friend Changed my last name (call me Erica Olsen or Erica Firment, just don’t call me late to dinner) Spent the first two weeks of married life sharing the flu Drove down the California coast in a convertible Saw elephant seals and [...]
In less than a week, 118 of our friends and relatives will stop by to dance at our wedding. I’m up late picking the music. Any suggestions? I’m battling the forces of Chicken Dance here, people. I could use a hand. What is on your Do Not Play list?
Finally! A solution to book-banning and community standards. heh. From the webcomic Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal…
From the department of products-inadvertently-marketed-to-librarians: Hot Librarian Necklace
The Thursday night Linden Lab whisky tasting has degraded in the traditional way. I’m surrounded by tipy nerds, discussing the glories of JQuery. One of my co-workers is wearing a shirt that reads “The Age of Consent Tour 1997″. Nerdcore rap blares from the QA office. Life is good.
I am so proud of my President, Barak Obama. Today, for the first time since 9/11, I feel unified with my country. No matter who or what you voted for, we are all in this together. Yes we can.