• C2E2 Made Diversity Programming Hard to Enjoy

    C2E2 Made Diversity Programming Hard to Enjoy7

    It’s been several years since I went to a convention as big as C2E2, and I have to admit: I was a bit nervous. Massive crowds are not my favorite thing, and I remember walking and walking and being in lines and walking more from the anime conventions I attended in high school. (I bet

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  • Comics and YA: How Shelving Creates Access

    Comics and YA: How Shelving Creates Access0

    I think that I’ve got a pretty great job. On any given day I could be helping a teen find a read-a-like for her favorite fantasy series, telling another teen that no they can’t eat buffalo wings at the public computers, doing a Harry Potter-inspired craft program, or reminding someone that not everything you read

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  • Copyright and YOU! What’s the deal with the Copyright Office’s secret meetings?

    Copyright and YOU! What’s the deal with the Copyright Office’s secret meetings?0

    A few weeks ago, Megan, goat queen of WWAC, drew my attention to a blog posted by the Internet Archive Blogs with the title “The Copyright Office is trying to redefine libraries, but libraries don’t want it — Who is it for?” My interest was piqued. I’m a librarian, and while it’s not my area

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