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By the Numbers?

By the numbers, I don’t think so! I’ve compiled annual reports and statistics; this week  I am figuring budget cuts and real-life budget woes with a spouse laid-off…is this the measure of my work and my life? I don’t think … Continue reading

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ALA DC 2010

Nomenclature for non-Librarians reading this blog: ALA is the acronym for American Library Association ACRL – Association of College and Research Libraries, division of ALA LITA – Library and Information Technology YALSA – Young Adult Library Services Association AASL – … Continue reading

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Netbook blogging

I have a new techno-toy, a netbook. Now, I will type on the train. Will it make my writing any better? Will it make my commute any better? I’ll let you be the judge of the first and I’ll keep … Continue reading

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Inspiration and cherry blossoms

So, I have visited all the libraries within a ten mile radius of my new home in Fairfax, VA. I can travel the Metro into Washington DC, attend mass at the Basilica and be inspired by the words at the … Continue reading

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Reading…the gift

Reading is a gift to me. It can save me (and often does) from despair. My life is in major upheaval at the moment – packing a house, moving trucks and job searching…need I say more? But this weekend I … Continue reading

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