Rachel at The Liminal Librarian wrote a post titled Think Personally, Act Professionally, which addresses the important issue of how what we write online in our personal lives may affect our professional lives. This is something that many of us will face as we begin our careers, especially in this age of freely available personal […]
Are there any ambitious ARLIS/NA members who would be interested in working to update this publication? The most recent addendum to the document was made in 1999, and we know that classes and specializations change with the addition or departure of faculty members. An updated version of this tool would provide wonderful guidance to our […]
I’d like to hear from others who are new in the field – what’s it like to go through the publication process? Any tips on submitting manuscripts? What comes next if your manuscript is accepted? I found Mary Bucholtz’s advice to be pretty helpful. What do others think?
I’ve been reflecting lately on how I chose to enroll in my current LIS program. Making this decision was a really big challenge for me, but there were a few resources that made it easier. For one, the ARLIS/NA document Library Schools in Canada and the United States was a good starting point. For more […]
SEPTEMBER 18, 2006 BusinessWeek BEST PLACES TO LAUNCH A CAREER By Paula Lehman The first year brings high expectations which can quickly deflate if you make some of these beginner’s mistakes Few times in a young person’s life are as stressful as the first year out of college. If all goes well, you land […]
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