I found library school to be surprising in a lot of ways. It wasn’t nearly as difficult as I’d hoped it would be. In fact, I had to work much harder as an undergraduate than as a graduate student. There was very little practical…
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Vocational Disappointment & Promise When I graduated high school in 1997 I knew exactly what I was going to do with my life.
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I write about my thoughts on the academic librarianship, my service philosophy, mental health in the workplace, and leadership. Occasionally, I veer off on tangents, but that list covers what I generally write about.
If you have a suggestion for a topic I’m taking requests.