Quote of the Day – May 9, 2021

Problems of an Overworked Librarian #163

Every Library Interaction All Wrapped Up Into One…

Problems of an Overworked Librarian #162

Every Library Interaction All Wrapped Up Into One…

Problems of an Overworked Librarian #161

When Management Calls a Systemwide Meeting to Read Over a Document…that was sent over email the previous day…

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Celebrating Ramadan: Own Voices Books for This Religious Holiday

Ramadan, the holy ninth of the Islamic calendar, began this week and Muslims around the world will observe with charitable deeds, daily fasting and special prayers. There ‘s not much I know about this religious holiday and or about Muslim/Islamic culture altogether. But I am trying to educate myself by reading about books so I can have a better understanding without making assumptions.

If you are looking to go a similar route, I have listed some great book recommendations that are great conversation starters for you and your family to have together, whether you observe the holiday or not. The first step towards the fight against racism and prejudice is empathy and understanding and reading these books are a great start:

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #160

Your Mind When Working Multiple Projects…

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #159

“You’ve been here for two years and I have been here for 20 years, so I know how the library really works.”

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