Problems of an Overworked Librarian #91

When patrons go into too much detail about why their books are late…




Problems of an Overworked Librarian #90

The line that suddenly forms when I start my shift at the circulation desk…




Problems of an Overworked Librarian #89

What you want to do to them when the 20th person ask you for the tax forms…

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Quote of the Day – January 31, 2019


Librarian Burnout: The End of the Illusion

Welcome to Librarian Burnout, a new platform on cup of tea with that book, please, where we will both share different factors that cause burnout and our librarian burnout stories: Continue reading “Librarian Burnout: The End of the Illusion”

Problems of an Overworked Librarian #88

Having to go to work in the blustery cold weather…

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Book Review: I’d Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life by Anne Bogel

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 160 pages

Published: September 4, 2018

Publisher: Baker Books

Genre:  Nonfiction, Autobiography & Memoirs Continue reading “Book Review: I’d Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life by Anne Bogel”

Book Review: The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 318 pages

Published: October 16, 2018

Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Genre:  Nonfiction, History Continue reading “Book Review: The Library Book by Susan Orlean”

Problems of an Overworked Librarian #87

Watching a mischievous toddler browse the picture book section…

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #86

So many new cataloged books, so little time…

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