Because it’s the 4th and I’ve got nothing, I’m taking a lead from Darth Libris and indulging in The Life Soundtrack Meme courtesy of my ancient (i.e., 2004) iPod.
(Check DL’s posting for instructions):
With A Gun — Steely Dan, Pretzel Logic
First Day of School:
I Can’t Wait to Get Off Work — Tom Waits, Small Change
Falling in Love:
Dragonfly — Blondie, The Hunter
Purr — Sonic Youth, Dirty
London Calling — The … Read the rest
Question #5: What’s the worst thing you’ve ever done to a book?
That’s easy: drop it the bathtub, something I do on a semi-regular basis. Along with magazines, newspapers, voting ballots, and the occasional knitting project (yes, I’ve actually tried knitting in the tub, which is why I have a preponderance of felted items).
You’d think I’d … Read the rest
Sometimes we get little signs letting us know there may be a god after all.
Wondering what to get that sassy new MLS’er for his or her graduation? Why not a t-shirt that screams to the world “Hey! I’m not just your typical librarian! (And can I list you as a reference?)” Visit the … Read the rest
It started out so innocently.
Like a lot of you, I began checking out the social networking hubbub featured on just about every library discussion list. Judging from the postings, not only would social networking and other Web 2.0 tools make me a Better Librarian, I would never be lost, or at the very least bereft of new places to order shoes. So I signed up for a MySpace account.
No big deal at first. … Read the rest