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End of the Year Reflections

……………The so-called “Mayan Apocalypse” came and went without much incident (as expected by the sane portion of the population) and thus, we had to pull out our calendars, PDAs, smartphones and digital tablets and continue planning for the future. Like … Continue reading

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Thank you for another great semester

              I love being a high school librarian not just because I am surrounded by great reads, but because I get to interact with so many teachers and students. While I may not have a classroom setting to work in … Continue reading

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Race, class, work … or how to sell a story

__________My colleague and Words with Friends nemesis, Michael Lavieri, first mentioned reading Gene Marks’ Forbes article, “If I Was a Poor Black Kid” about a week ago. Since then, I have seen, read and heard a number of references and … Continue reading

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Explaining Our Book Orders

               We’re finally starting to get some of our book orders in, and that’s always a happy time in the LMC. I don’t care how great technology gets, you’re never going to convince me that your electronic version of the … Continue reading

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Why our mission matters

               If you’re a regular reader of this blog, I am sorry that I haven’t written in nearly a month. You know how things get as the school year moves along … more work, less time … less sunshine, less … Continue reading

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Two years posting, more still to come …

               I started writing this blog on December 16th 2007, as a way to replace the monthly newsletter I used to write for the faculty. That means in a few days, this digital experiment will be two years old, and … Continue reading

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Science Blogs

           Oh how quickly eleven days can pass by when you’re busy cataloging new books, checking in supplies, updating the student database, making sure the copy room isn’t melting down and scheduling classes to come down for their library orientations. … Continue reading

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