Category Archives: requests
An old one from the inbox about starting as a new, youngish library director in an established library. Here are some quick links and things to think about: 1. How to manage smart people. http://www.scottberkun.com/essays/28-how-to-manage-smart-people/ If your staff is smart, … Continue reading
Ask a librarian: My library is requiring proof of citizenship to get a library card. How do I fight back?
Question from an author who recently learned that her library is requiring proof of citizenship for patrons to get library cards. She wanted to know what she could do about that. I’m sorry the library where you’re from is doing … Continue reading
One of the things I do a lot lately is write email to people who ask me librarian-type questions. Sometimes the answers are more widely applicable and I figured I should note them somewhere. This was a reply to a … Continue reading
Toni Samek, KR Roberto and Moyra Lang have a call for contributions for a festschrift in memory of Celeste West, co-editor and publisher of Revolting Librarians.