Monthly Archives: April 2010

How to Save

As the budget vote comes up, I’m sure your library is either level-funded or will be getting a budget cut, right? Well here are some ideas on how to save money for your library. 1. If you are in a … Continue reading

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Library Mascots

Does your library have a mascot? Having a library mascot is a very important thing, and having a name for that library mascot is more important. The library where I work has a Betta fish called Giles (named after Rupert … Continue reading

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How to Offset Budget Cuts

During these tough economic times, it seems that libraries are the first thing that people cut. So with budget cuts in the upcoming town budgets, here are some ideas and hints on how to keep your library going strong during … Continue reading

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Movies vs. Books

Which do you prefer the movie or the book? 90% of the time I prefer the book, because a movie can’t cover all 400 pages of the The Time Traveler’s Wife or Harry Potter , so the movie cuts events … Continue reading

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Have a Little Faith by Mitch Albom

Is it a command or a lesson? Actually it is the new book by Mitch Albom. Known for the The Five People You Meet in Heaven and Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life’s Greatest Lesson, … Continue reading

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Welcome and About Me!

!Salve Merħba Вітаємо Benvnuwe Welcome Witamy Benvenuto Fáilte Bienvenue! I hope you feel welcome no matter where you are from. First and foremost a library should be welcoming. small town libraries are especially well known for this; and so I … Continue reading

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