I Can Has LOLjob?

This job ad, for a developer at I Can Has Cheezburger is one of the funniest I have seen in a long time. I wonder how many applications they will receive. The web has made it possible for companies and libraries to advertise for new employees in many different ways. I have seen job ads […]

“The Last March of the Ents”

(picture inclusion with a nod towards Helene Blowers) This post has been a long time coming. If all works out accordingly, this post will be published directly after or right before I hand the interested parties my letter of resignation from the University of Houston Libraries where I have worked for three and a half […]

New LISJobs Forum

This is just awesome. Rachel has gathered a wonderful group of moderators for this project. I foresee this as a place where people go to get real advice, instead of lip service. –Jane, fabulous

Emerging/New Technology Librarian Job Opening in MN

The La Crosse Public Library, in the Twin Cities area, has a job opening that will make you drool. Not only would you get to have this fun and exciting job, you would also get to work with the very fabulous Rochelle Hartman. –Jane, thinking of all the Prairie Home Companion she could attend

On Managing Anxiety, Work, Life, and all Things in Between

This Spring, you may have noted that I posted a little less and bitched a bit more than normal. I have long considered writing this, but Karen’s post recently and the evaluating one’s life posts that have been floating around for the past year convinced me that now was the time. Karen’s post talks about […]

Reference Librarian for Emerging Technologies

Thanks to Eprahs for the heads up. UNC Chapel Hill proves that ARL libraries can think ahead with their new job posting for a Reference Librarian for Emerging Technologies. From their ad in the Chronicle of Higher Ed: Develop and deliver high quality outreach and instructional services to faculty, students, and scholars in assigned academic […]

Academic Technology Specialist for Students

What a great title! This job was posted today for Colorado College. The blurb on the ALA JobList says: Academic Technology Services at Colorado College is looking for an energetic individual to build student community around the use of technology for learning. Our Academic Technology Specialist for Students will create and support media and information […]