Professional Development

Disrupting Thinking

Disrupting Thinking by Kylene Beers and Robert E. Probst Every once in a while, a professional development book comes along that hits the sweet spot of affirming what you already do and believe while challenging you to think in new… Read More ›

Learning to Work with Vendors

Working with book/material vendors can be stressful if you are socially awkward like my co-librarian and me. For the most part, we’ve been navigating the process by working exclusively with one specific vendor, but I can’t help wondering if we’re missing… Read More ›

Libraries Are for Everyone

Yesterday my office (Library Services) partnered with the Wellness Program to present A Health Wellness Training for LGBTQ Youth. The speaker, Charles Wibbelsman MD, is an expert on LGBTQ youth and a long-time family friend. He recently retired as chairman of the… Read More ›