Race & LIS Institutions

A few days ago I had a very startling and illuminating conversation with a group of friends about a colleague of theirs who had experienced harassment and unethical behaviors on our campus; after a series of meetings and conversations, the events were largely swept under the rug by our university. I am being purposefully vague as… More Race & LIS Institutions

Banned Books Week

It’s autumn and that means Banned Books Week is coming up (September 27 – October 3)! Banned Books Week is one of my favorite annual library-related events. It’s a chance for everyone in LIS, from library school students to the president of ALA, to connect with people outside of our field about a core library… More Banned Books Week

Main Library Exhibit

You’ll be happy to find out that my new job will occasionally still involve exhibit projects! Just this month I was able to help the wonderful Biosciences Librarian, Kelli Trei, create and install an exhibit in the Main Library about the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL). The BHL is a fabulous group of libraries that have come together to… More Main Library Exhibit


It’s been a while since I posted here; I have to chock it up to the frenzied nature of my last semester of grad school and travel-filled summer. But I have been maintaining a list of topics I want to write about, so expect to see more content over the coming weeks. My biggest news… More Transitions