E-Reserve This!

“No-no words”? That’s what a recent PUBLIB poster was in search of. Though the she defined no-no words as words or terms that too slangy or informal to be understood by all, I think it would be a boon to the profession if we expanded the concept to include other words or terms, such as….

And for all you special librarians out there, I give you the big four:

What I’m Listening To: Cousteau‘s Last Good Day of the Year, a silky evocation of the jazzy sixties pop song (Burt Bacharach and Dusty Springfield, where are you when we need you???)

3 Responses

  1. GiantFightingBot
    GiantFightingBot August 15, 2004 at 8:04 pm | | Reply

    Does this mean if we stop talking about signage, the new stuff will magically appear?

    Because warning people not to trust the maps of the building gets old…

  2. Annoying Lovable Niece
    Annoying Lovable Niece August 17, 2004 at 11:25 am | | Reply

    All I understood about that entry was the word “bling” You should hear Carol talk about Bling-Bling. It’s some funny stuff ­čśŤ

    Haha, I guess it’s a librarian thing. You know I still have a libstick librarian T-Shirt. I can be your advertistment :):)

    Anyways..Oh yeah, We have another week off of school,and I’ve been starting to brush up on my Japanese! Ok, Well that’s all! I told you I’d be leaving you comments all the time.

  3. The LL--
    The LL-- August 18, 2004 at 3:22 pm | | Reply

    To My Dearest ALN:

    I hereby designate you as the official Lipstick Librarian! spokesmodel. Remember: you have to look good while searching for info on the web!!

    –The LL

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