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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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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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What Library School DOESN’T Teach You, Part 2: The Hardest Part of The Library Job

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┬álibrary school doesn’t fully prepare you for what you face in the library work … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: The Job Hunt

Hey, job seekers! Welcome again to Brash Jobs, my series designed to help you get into the library profession. Are you looking for a library job? Read on! Looking for a job in general? Read on, many of the tips … Continue reading

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Brash Jobs: Libraries 101

Hey there, friends! As I’ve started putting together my upcoming series of job posts, I’ve been getting bombarded with questions, comments, concerns, observations, and more. While most of them are from people who are on board with a library job, … Continue reading

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