How to Kill a Young Librarians Love of Librarianship

How to Kill a Young Librarians Love of Librarianship

My friend shared this article and I thought it was worth sharing here as well.

I think these are universally true statements for any profession, but they are a good list to avoid for LIS professionals who want to foster creativity, professional development, and job satisfaction in their employees.


Best of TED Talks


I’ve watched many TED talks in the last few years. I think TED one of the most fantastic tools of the 21st century.

Though many of the TED talks I’ve seen were interesting, these are the top two of all that I’ve watched so far:

Where good ideas come from

Lasting Thought- Creativity is born out of socializing

Is Anatomy Destiny?

Lasting Thought- Biological sex is not binary, it’s a spectrum

These are the most recent TED talks I’ve watched:

The Power of Metadata

Lasting Thought- Metadata reveals incredibly personal trends

Beware Online Filter Bubbles

Lasting Thought- Personalized search algorithms are restricting our access to the internet and perpetuating biases

What TED talks have influenced you the most?