More on weeding, part 2

We have a series of entries, from several faculty members in several departments, on the faculty feedback form for our weeding project that just say “Please do not remove from the collection. These are classic works [in my field].” The ruthless inner collection manager in me wants to say “I…

Continue reading

More on weeding

As we progress through the weeding project we embarked on this year, our Collection Development Coordinator, Marianne Hebert, sends out a weekly email to our faculty liaisons (one individual from each academic department) telling them that the week’s weeding list is ready for review. A few weeks ago she began…

Continue reading

On weeding

I’m challenged to focus this morning, so I’m going to try writing as brain-organizer. The two things on my mental agenda to write about are our website launch and our weeding project. I’m going to start with weeding, but the website is coming. On Friday, I hosted this semester’s luncheon…

Continue reading

Library Day In the Life: #libday8, Day 5

Hi.  It’s Friday. Now that we’re all glowing with joy… Up at 7:30, to work by 9. Justin made me coffee, and I put on a black suit and then took off the suit jacket and replaced it with a black sweater, because, ugh, I don’t want to wear a…

Continue reading

Library Day In The Life: #libday8, Day 3

Slept late again today, a luxury that’s about to end. Shower, hair, makeup, dress (put away laundry), breakfast, pack lunch and dinner (put away dishes), pack a gym bag (create more laundry), and then off to the Post Office to mail a package to one of my aunts in Illinois.…

Continue reading

%d bloggers like this: