The Value of Networking

Happy New Year! As we enter a new calendar year, some of you may be getting ready to make some major changes. Whether it be graduating, changing careers, or moving up the professional librarian ladder, you may wonder how you will be able to achieve some of the goals you set forth. Sometimes the most […]

Why join a library association?

Hello Readers, If you’ve been reading this blog you are now aware of the many different forms of librarianship and the overall skills required for each specialty. Just as there are a plethora of focuses in librarianship, there are also library associations which coincide with them all over the world. This month, I’m here to […]

Library Science Listservs

Whether you are a novice to the field of library science or a polished professional with years of work experience under your belt, it’s extremely important to register for a plethora of listservs. There are general listservs about the profession, listservs from professional organizations, regional listservs, and profession-specific listservs. There is a wealth of important […]

I’ve Got a Library Science Degree…Now What?

You went to library school, got your MLIS with a concentration in Public Libraries, Archives, or School Media, and now you’re all set to start your job search. If you’re like me, you may have developed some professional contacts either through an internship or by attending various workshops. But, maybe you live in part of […]