the cardigan librarian

Jul 23

You guys, I forgot to tell you

my tween advisory board made a commercial for the public access TV station. You’re welcome.

Tell me about the NELA conference?

What it’s like. If you’re going. What’s slated. Etc.

Jul 17

helenlindsay:

mikefalzone:

aboutmidi:

pastakovich:

yes.

Ukulele made easy

And now USkulele!

relevant

Have I mentioned I’m going to look at ukuleles FOR WORK tomorrow? And that they’re going to circulate? And that we’re planning a ukulele workshop with this here lady?

helenlindsay:

mikefalzone:

aboutmidi:

pastakovich:

yes.

Ukulele made easy

And now USkulele!

relevant

Have I mentioned I’m going to look at ukuleles FOR WORK tomorrow? And that they’re going to circulate? And that we’re planning a ukulele workshop with this here lady?

Jul 02

http://nerdylikearockstar.tumblr.com/post/90418083636/lion-blood-said-absolutely-everyone-i-know-who -

nerdylikearockstar:

lion-blood said: absolutely everyone I know who works in public libraries hates/is terrified of summer reading (I assume the programming done for kids?). is there some specific reason it is so horrible/stressful?

Oh I don’t hate summer reading, I love it! (Though I do sometimes fear…

I just calculated that I am organizing or running 32 programs before July 30. Dying.

Jun 20

schoollibraryjournal:

Happy Friday! The pilot of Lauren Oliver’s Delirium is airing tonight at 6:30pm EST on Hulu. (via 'Delirium' pilot, based on popular book, coming to Hulu | Inside TV | EW.com)

I lost track of this project and somehow thought it had been derailed…

schoollibraryjournal:

Happy Friday! The pilot of Lauren Oliver’s Delirium is airing tonight at 6:30pm EST on Hulu. (via 'Delirium' pilot, based on popular book, coming to Hulu | Inside TV | EW.com)

I lost track of this project and somehow thought it had been derailed…

Jun 10

Got Info Job? -

These seem to be centered in the South, but hey, a girl can dream?

Jun 01

schoollibraryjournal:

 

"Advocacy for Animals Ignored by Children’s Books." Yes, the poster is available. #bea14 (via Fusenews: The Bear grumbleth “mum mum” — @fuseeight A Fuse #8 Production)


I would like to see a book with a prickly urchin protagonist.

schoollibraryjournal:

 

"Advocacy for Animals Ignored by Children’s Books." Yes, the poster is available. #bea14
(via Fusenews: The Bear grumbleth “mum mum” — @fuseeight A Fuse #8 Production)

I would like to see a book with a prickly urchin protagonist.

May 31

Our intern is talented-er than your intern. From our TFiOS party last night, with fondant.

Our intern is talented-er than your intern. From our TFiOS party last night, with fondant.

bookriot:

thisisasentence:

the literary elements


From the department of awesome book displays.

It’s time to take down my googly eye display.

bookriot:

thisisasentence:

the literary elements

From the department of awesome book displays.

It’s time to take down my googly eye display.

May 28

Yesterday I sent my director an email with the subject line “potential mini golf & Bonsai conflict”

This is how you know you are librarianing right.