conference / library association / professional development


Last week I attended the National Conference of African American Librarians.  I don’t think I’m going to be able to explain my experience adequately – in part because I want to hold on to it longer – but if you look at #NCAAL9, you can get perspectives from the other attendees if what I say here … Continue reading


conference / highly textured librarian / library association / library school / public libraries

Classes and Conferences

Randomness. That’s what this post is going to be about because there hasn’t been much to share on the library front. I’ll be taking two classes this coming semester, one “regular” class and one online. I’ve probably mentioned on here before that online classes are difficult for me in the way that I learn, but … Continue reading

conference / library association / networking / volunteering

Forging New Paths (Through Volunteering). #MLADLA13

The MLA’s joint conference with the DLA is on the distant horizon. I received a brochure about the conference recently. I would like to go, but I don’t think I can afford to attend it and ALA’s Annual Conference. At least that’s what I thought before I received an email from @MLA_DEAL that talked about … Continue reading