PLA(Y) 2016
conference / networking

PLA(Y) 2016

Attending the PLA Conference was more fun than anything, even though it is a professional conference for public librarians.   This was my first time  attending the conference, it happens biannually, and this year it was in Denver.    Anderson Cooper was the opening speaker and he was entertaining. He talked about his relationship with his … Continue reading

highly textured librarian / library jobs / library school / networking / professional development / public libraries

This is When the Resolutions Roll Out.

After reading Hack Library School’s post about library student resolutions, I figure I should make a few of my own. Get good grades. I’ve been doing well with this thus far, yes thus. Got two A’s for the fall semester. Toot, toot! Learn the new job. My new library associate job starts in a week so there’s … 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