Mastering the Juggling Act: Three Strategies for Balancing School, Work and Life
Big Picture / Continuing Education / Distance Learning / Honesty

Mastering the Juggling Act: Three Strategies for Balancing School, Work and Life

Greetings hackers! As I write my first post for Hack Library School, I am also beginning my first full semester at Catholic University’s MSLIS program. It’s been some time since I’ve been in school, and I’ve found myself wondering just how I’m going to keep it all together as I work full-time at a public … Continue reading

Administrative Transparency – Obstacles & Opportunities
Education & Curriculum

Administrative Transparency – Obstacles & Opportunities

Since my post in December 2014 on administrative transparency, I’ve been trying to actively step up my participation and engagement with my school. My post led to conversations with several peers and colleagues in which they basically encouraged me to get more involved if I felt so strongly about school issues. While I still think that … Continue reading

Starter Kits / Technology

Tech Tools for LIS Students {Starter Kit}

My MLIS program has a strong commitment to encouraging students to use various online and computer-based presentation/communication tools in class projects. We use a number of different programs in addition to the course management system on campus (Desire2Learn, which is like Blackboard and Moodle). This immersion in the wide range of tech tools allows us … Continue reading