Heroes

Librarians I Most Admire

Mentors come in all shapes and sizes. Some come to us through formal mentorship¬†programs, others come to us from our workplaces or personal lives, and still others come to us through social media. But sometimes finding the right fit is a bit of a struggle. Differences in geography, culture, or interests can often make forming … Continue reading

Heroes

Someone To Look Up To – Finding Your Library Hero

In my Introduction to Library Science class, we were told that a primary goal of the class was to start the process of professionalization. Wikipedia describes professionalization as, ‚ÄúProfessionalization is the social process by which any trade or occupation transforms itself into a true “profession of the highest integrity and competence.”[1] This process tends to … Continue reading