Monthly Archives: February 2009

Job Links

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Bring your books!

The student organizations will be holding their book sale this March 25. Please donate your books, dvds, videos, magazines. Materials can be dropped off at the GA office CIS 2018. Thanks! (If you have any questions leave a comment or … Continue reading

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Floridiana LGBT and Gender Studies at USF Libraries Special and Digital Collections, Tampa

The USF libraries are collecting material related to LGBT issues here in the Tampa bay area. Continue reading

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Brown Bag – February 25

This week’s brown bag – Feb. 25 Note that the time of this week’s brown bag meeting has been adjusted slightly. This week, Wednesday 25, we will meet at NOON-1pm. This week we’re very happy to welcome Professor Kiersty Cox, … Continue reading

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60+ how-to sites

Here’s a handy post covering a slew of how-to sites. There’s a ton of great stuff here for learning and for reference.

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Pimp my bookcart

Unshelved calls itself “the world’s only daily comic strip set in a public library,” and for the last three years they’ve held a “pimp my bookcart” contest to see who has the most awesomely tricked out, decorated and enhanced book … Continue reading

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Brown Bagging

Yesterday was another successful Brown Bag lunch. David Davisson showed us ways to use folders on Google Mail to streamline our heavy e-mail load. I am finding myself enjoying these get togethers more and more. It is so great to … Continue reading

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Jobs Jobs Jobs

I’ve put some librarian job links in the far right column. Initially I wasn’t sure what categories would go in those columns, but I think I’ve located enough job links that I’ll have to break them out into their own … Continue reading

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Comps March 2 – March 9

Best of luck to everyone taking the comps in a couple of weeks! Here’s the SLIS page about the comprehensive exam.

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Anecdote

I rarely watch the game show Jeopardy!, but I happened to see an episode the other day with a librarian! Alex Trebeck asked her why she gave up being a bank teller to become a librarian. “Because it was easier.” … Continue reading

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