Conferences

Unpacking the Conference: Planning, Execution, and Afterthoughts

This post is a shared effort between HLS editor Julia Skinner and Katie DeVries Hassman, Sam Bouwers, and Gwen Persons, who were part of the conference planning team for Unpacking the “Library”: Exploring Works in Progress Across the Field of LIS. Other planners included Melody Dworak, Christine Mastalio, and Julie Zimmerman, who looked over parts … Continue reading

Reading / Technology

Ever Heard of a Librarian Who Doesn’t Read? – OR – What I’ve Learned in Library School So Far.

{This is one of the first posts I wrote about my experiences in Library School, and it spawned a great series of guest posts over at my blog. This was kind of the impetus that began the hacklibschool seedling in my mind. Enjoy!} I know. This is like the worst confession of all time. In … Continue reading