Category Archives: Personal

Vancouver library visits

Spring greetings, y’all! In late March, my husband and I took a mini-holiday up to Vancouver, BC. This was my first time to the west coast of Canada, and we had a lovely time. The weather also cooperated, as it … Continue reading

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Success story interview

This past week, INALJ (I Need a Library Job) published an interview with me as part of their “Success Stories” series. It was so much fun working with Naomi House, the founder of INALJ.com — so sweet and encouraging! INALJ.com … Continue reading

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Day in the life

Yay for the weekend! It’s been a busy, challenging week, but a productive one in the end. So just for something a little different, I thought I’d share a glimpse into a typical, varied day of an academic librarian. 7:15 … Continue reading

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Capturing the past

♥ Although I’m in no danger of being called a hipster, it’s still nice to know that Portland ranks very high (#2!) on this list of America’s top 10 cities for hipsters. I like the article’s subtitle:  “We liked these … Continue reading

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The sole of my soul

We all have many facets to our personalities, and today I am embracing my pop psychology side. What do your shoes say about you and your approach to life/work/play? A few years ago, I had picked up this fun and … Continue reading

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