Help Support Book Collections for New Yorkers in Jails and Shelters

Help support the Prison Library Support Network (PLSN) an organization that is trying to provide New Yorkers living in shelters, jails, and transitional housing access to library collections that reflect their needs and interests.

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #140

How you feel when you still have to work the day after Thanksgiving…even during a Pandemic

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #139

When management and union expectations are being shouted at you…

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Free Virtual Library Programs: November

Are you looking for online programs to attend? Here are some interesting library programs I’m co-hosting and programs that are being put together by my fellow co-workers. All of them are free to attend! You don’t need to be a member of the library to attend. All you have to do is register at the corresponding link and the meeting information will be sent to you the day before the event.

Hope to see you all there!

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #138

Trying to explain to a patron why the computers aren’t ready for public use yet…

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #137

Human Resources: “You’ve Been on Vacation These Past Months We’re Closed. The Vacation is Over.”

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #136

Trick or Treaters Trying To Get Candy During a Pandemic…

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #135

Management: “We’ll Start Letting Patrons To Use Computers in the Next Phase…”

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #134

When You Try To Explain Your Side of Things to Your Manager or Supervisor, but This is What They Really Hear….

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #133

When You Ask Management Easy (But They Believe They Are Hard) Questions…

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