Continuing the days in the life of one fabulous library student, we come to day two. A more ‘normal’ day with lots of running around and doing stuff and learning things. Work My day started with some hours working in the Rita Benton Music Library (RBML) as a reference/circulation assistant. In the mornings we are generally … More HLS Day in the Life Day 2
I’m going to make this a series. Also, I should be writing a paper, but I’m taking a break for a super happy story. The Music Library in which I work recently got a donation of several big boxes of piano music from an older woman whose sister had recently passed away. My boss went … More More Tales from the Music Library
1) Today a woman came into the music library when I was working. She spent 2 minutes asking me to look up a score for her… okay, I have to pause here and mention how obnoxious I find it when people who frequent the music library come in and have not even bothered to look … More Tales from the Music Library…..
I was asked many times over break by family and friends, “So… what do you… DO…in library school. So here is my answer. Classes: After a semester of Foundations courses, I am happy to be getting into more specifics of the profession. This semester I am taking Database Systems, Search and Discovery, and Analysis of … More What I do in Library School
The final assignment for my Computing Foundations class is up. Now you can go to Ollivander’s Wand Shop, and then get sorted into a Hogwarts House (which is going to get a remodel here pretty soon), then go off with The Doctor on all kinds of adventures. And you can read about me. And marvel … More Height of Nerd-dom
News of the week! I’ve 87.36% decided to focus my efforts and my studies on Music Librarians. There are 9 reasons for this: I really like music. Especially Classical Music. I really like music libraries. They smell like books and books smell good. I have a B.Mus in voice, and as such have studied not … More Don’t Bb, don’t B#, just B a Music Librarian