Category Archives: Outreach

Some Thoughts on Social Media Outreach

These days a lot of our discussion has revolved around how the pandemic affects what we do.  For example, how has going completely virtual impacted reference stats?  I’ve heard different tales from different schools.  But what I want to ask … Continue reading

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Following the Crowd

This past week was a tough one for everyone.  As our collective fate hung in the balance, we were somehow expected to function?  To work, to raise our kids, to maintain our mental health. I suffer from anxiety.  Last week … Continue reading

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What’s a Librarian Without a Library?

As many of us continue working from home during the coronavirus pandemic, I’ve been exploring what it means to be a librarian without full access to a physical library building. Can we really provide the same depth and scope of services remotely for an extended period of time, without losing value or disappointing our … Continue reading

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Making Friends, Memories and a Soundtrack During a Covid-19 Spring and Summer

At Emory Law Library we are all still working from home, but for me, one of the unexpected perks of staying at home is the making of new friends. Emory Law requires all administration and staff members to have daily … Continue reading

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Why Your Library Needs to Proactively Support Journal Students

I’m not going to talk about the pandemic today. Nope. Now, let’s move onto something else that recently troubled me. In a recent AALL community post, someone asked about interlibrary loan functions for journal students and one reply really caught … Continue reading

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