Turkey Timing

Due to the fact that it’s November, I’ve been communicating this phase of my career and my sense of readiness…

A good clean fight.

Below you’ll find an excerpt from the introduction to a panel I moderated at the Charleston Conference titled Capitulating or…

My time.

This May Day, 2019, marks two years since I started work at the University of Rochester. I continue to be…

Shakespeare Camp

Hey. Did you know when I was a child in the mid-nineties I went to Shakespeare Camp for several summers…

Book Donations – A Tough Talk

Maybe your library has a publicly posted policy against taking any book donations (or most). Maybe your library’s collection is…

Collection Solidarity

Recently, I have been working with two undergraduate students as part of the River Campus Libraries’ Career Exploration In Libraries…

California Dreamin’

Yesterday, the University of California publicly walked away from negotiations with Elsevier to take control of their research and the…

Dismantling “Likeability”

This post is inspired by an article published by Natasha Quindlin, titled “The Mark of a Woman’s Record: Gender and…

The Collection is a Garden.

Disclaimer: My opinions do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of my employer. I wanted to write about weeding…