Awareness · Libraries · Media

Empowerment through Libraries

In the summer of 2011, I decided to reach out to activist poets about their thoughts on community involvement in libraries. I pitched the idea around and nothing came of it. But, in the 21st century, everyone has a blog and voice, so here it goes... I couldn't just let it die. If only my… Continue reading Empowerment through Libraries

Education · Libraries · Travel

Obligatory ALA Annual Post

What a totally different experience from my first conference in Chicago in 2009 -- if you are curious to see that, check it out here. Last year, when I went to ALA Annual in DC -- I was only there overnight, and I felt guilty about not doing the programs, and just networking and researching.… Continue reading Obligatory ALA Annual Post

Education · Libraries · random

Yo me voy a enseñar a leer (y posiblemente hablar) español :)

Yes -- I used Google translate for this blog post title. I am going to teach myself how to read (and possibly speak) Spanish. I signed up to use Mango Languages through the New York Public Library (Brooklyn Public Library also has this resource too... check your local public library, yay for language learning!) I… Continue reading Yo me voy a enseñar a leer (y posiblemente hablar) español 🙂