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Ready for April Fools? 15 Ways to Get Ready

Hey Friends! So April is right around the corner, and that means a good joke or two on April Fools Day! While there are a plethora of jokes and pranks out there, many are crude, mean, inappropriate, dangerous take lots … Continue reading

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Do you like Carnivals?

Hey Friends! Sorry, no heavy and in-depth post this week…my library has been busy gearing up for a carnival this Saturday! We’ve been putting this thing together for months for getting kids into reading during spring break. (It also coincides … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: Weeding and Liability

Hey Friends! This week, I’m going to address more of the manager/HR/legal side of libraries. Specifically, liability. Recently, ABC News reported about a library that threw away 100,000 books and the uproar it has caused. The Alameda County’s East Bay … Continue reading

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What Library School Doesn’t teach, Part 3

Hey Friends! If you’ve worked in a library setting or read my previous post on what they don’t teach you in library school, then you know that library school doesn’t fully prepare you for what you face in the library work … Continue reading

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It’s Friday. Read A Book!

Hey Friends! So we’re almost through the second month of this new year…how are you doing with your resolutions? If you’re like me, you’re all about trying to stay on top of life while improving yourself at the same time. … Continue reading

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Restoring Your Faith In Humanity, Walmart Style

Hey Friends! I had a different post this week, but I couldn’t resist keeping everyone up on current events and spreading library-related joy! You might have heard in the news yesterday that Walmart has announced to raise their wages this coming April, … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: Preparing for the Job Hunt and Interview (Part 1)

Hey, job seekers! As my Brash Jobs series has started to grow, I’ve gotten some interview questions over the last few weeks from people who are nervous about the interview process. Maybe you’re new to the library field and not sure … Continue reading

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