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Weekly Round-Up
Weekly Round-Up

Weekly Round-Up

Editor’s Note: Each week, we reflect on the top articles, blog posts, tweets, news, thoughts, and other tidbits we’ve found interesting or useful. Enjoy! Kara I’m enjoying the between semester break and have been chuckling over this fun bit in the Guardian about queries received by the New York City Public Library in pre-internet days.  While … Continue reading

Things I Miss about Library School–and What I’m Doing About It!
Conferences / Continuing Education / Hellos & Goodbyes / Professional Life

Things I Miss about Library School–and What I’m Doing About It!

Since I graduated from North Carolina Central University with a Masters in Library Science last December, I’ve had about five months (where does the time go?) to catch up some on R & R, time with family and friends, pleasure reading, and some television shows. I’ve enjoyed a beach vacation and three conferences (ALA Midwinter, … Continue reading

Avoiding Common Internship Problems (Tip, don’t be a go-fer)
Education & Curriculum / Internships & Volunteering

Avoiding Common Internship Problems (Tip, don’t be a go-fer)

If you’re in the second year of your MLS, you’re probably just finishing or just starting an internship. Congratulations and/or good luck! While internships can be a challenge you really can’t argue with the benefits, and for us online-only students they may also be the first and best chance to get some real-world perspective on … Continue reading