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National Library Week: Friday | National Library Chic!

I can't believe the week is already over! It seems like it was just Sunday and I was promising to do a post every day for National Library Week. Time sure does fly when you're having fun. Fridays are always the funnest, so today the challenge is to wear and post a picture of a… Continue reading National Library Week: Friday | National Library Chic!

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National Library Week: Thursday | Take Action for Libraries Day

Day 4! Day 4 of National Library Week is Take Action for Libraries Day! Today you are challenged to write postcards to your elected officials urging them to support library funding, net neutrality, email privacy, or any other important issues concerning access to information and intellectual freedom. The only postcards I had on hand were… Continue reading National Library Week: Thursday | Take Action for Libraries Day

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National Library Week: Wednesday | National Bookmobile Day!

Hey, all! Today's National Library Week day is National Bookmobile Day! Woot! The library where I work has a Bookmobile, and I had actually never been on it until today! We had an open house for people to come take a look at our Bookmobile, enter raffles, sit in on storytimes, and do crafts. It… Continue reading National Library Week: Wednesday | National Bookmobile Day!

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National Library Week: Tuesday | National Library Workers Day

Happy Tuesday! Today is day 2 of National Library Week and it is also National Library Workers Day! I come to you with a brief posting about my library co-workers, as I am keeping on track with a post for each themed day this week! In honor of National Library Workers Day, my library threw a […]

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National Library Week: Monday | Challenged book challenge

What is up Rose Readers? So yesterday I wrote a post about National Library Week in which I shared a video from the library where I work and got all braggy and inspiring and shit. And then at the end of the post I spontaneously decided I was going to do a new post each… Continue reading National Library Week: Monday | Challenged book challenge

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National Library Week: Meet my library peeps!

Helloooooo!!!!!!!!!!! It's National Library Week! WOOO! Today I'm going to do something a bit different. Instead of writing about why libraries are the best, I'm going to show you a video of why libraries are the best! As you may know, I work at a public library. I also am working towards my Masters in… Continue reading National Library Week: Meet my library peeps!

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National Library Week: my LIS admission essay (and some John Green)

As many of you may know, this week is National Library Week! It's great to see all the posts on social media celebrating libraries, including this video from John Green about the list of most challenged books of 2015 that the ALA released yesterday (Looking for Alaska being #1): It's an excellent video. But I'm not… Continue reading National Library Week: my LIS admission essay (and some John Green)