Diversity / Professional Life

Basic Tips for Working with Patrons with Disabilities

Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Ruth Kitchin Tillman. Although I’ve been interested in making libraries and archives more accessible to persons with disabilities for a while now, I’ve been spending this summer specifically working on learning more about laws, programs, and first-person perspectives on disability. While it’s a challenge to learn about … Continue reading

So What Do You Do?

[Series] So What Do You Do? National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum Library

Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Paul Vinelli. This summer I’m working as a reference/research librarian at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York.  Specifically, I’m serving as part of The Frank and Peggy Steele Internship Program for Youth Leadership Development. I was nervous before I began the … Continue reading