Do we really need to worry about the future?
Advocacy & Activism / Emerging Careers / Honesty

Do we really need to worry about the future?

It sometimes feel like the debate over the future of libraries and librarians will never go away. Recently, volunteer-run / community led libraries in the UK have become quite an emotive issue and raised concerns over whether professional libraries run by professionally trained, paid staff are under threat. Yes, these kind of crises are nothing new … Continue reading

Handicap “Hack”-cessible: Disability Services and the Library Student
Diversity / Education & Curriculum

Handicap “Hack”-cessible: Disability Services and the Library Student

Raise your hand if you have a disability. While I can’t actually take a count, I can guess that at least 8% of you should have responded in the affirmative. Were I not using my hands to type, I’d be reaching for the ceiling, too. Disabilities in library school are hardly rare. Based on a … Continue reading