huh, thought i posted this to LSW too earlier today but apparently not. happy to finally be able to announce that in early November i'll be starting a new gig at the University of Chicago as their IR manager. #fuckyeahChicago!
I'm probably a bad corporate citizen, but I just showed a first-year student how to find used print copies of her textbooks online for cheap. Textbook rentals through the bookstore are highway robbery.
When punchy librarians come up with session titles for upcoming drop-in workshops? You end up with Buzzfeed style session titles: "15 ways to get to full text in your twenties -- WITHOUT PAYING A CENT" or "48 Reference works you'll NEVER BELIEVE THEY WROTE (number 12 will haunt your sleep)"
Embedded in a EduTech MOOC of sorts as librarian--the instructor is very pro Google & "yay for shiny, happy tech!" So I like to post subversive links about privacy & data mining, along with the edu info. ::twirls mustache::