Tag Archives | Community Facility

How to Close Down Conversations

Knowing library culture, I probably should have known better. Two weeks ago I posted some “thoughtful questions” about library conferences and accountability. Nothing wrong with that. But then I went to a library conference. Went with a dozen or so graduate students to discuss professional socialization and trend-spotting. Invited association leaders to speak to them […]

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Library Hours Reductions

Library Hours Reductions: Does the Community Demand More?

  A year ago, I wrote the blog posting below. I took a lot of flack for it. Who wants to work on Christmas Day? Not me!  My area has declared a new holiday in February. Family Day. Instead of boldly announcing that libraries will be open and programming for families on that day, library […]

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