Not Your Ordinary Librarian

When you picture a librarian, what do you imagine? An old white woman with glasses and a prudish disposition? That is the image that many people conjure up when asked to picture a librarian; with 82 per cent of the professional force being female and the average age of a librarian at 45, coupled with popular stereotypical images, it is difficult to dispute the perceptions. But there is more to librarians than meets the eye. This book will explore the origin of the image and popular media images of the librarian, in addition to the effects of the stereotype, and the challenges to the perception of librarians today. Provides contemporary examples from popular culture Chapters are supported by quotes, images and personal reflections Presents a study which offers authenticity

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  • Author : Ashanti White
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 228 pages
  • ISBN : 1780632967
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Not Your Ordinary Librarian

Not Your Ordinary Librarian
  • Author : Ashanti White
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 March 2012
GET THIS BOOKNot Your Ordinary Librarian

When you picture a librarian, what do you imagine? An old white woman with glasses and a prudish disposition? That is the image that many people conjure up when asked to picture a librarian; with 82 per cent of the professional force being female and the average age of a librarian at 45, coupled with popular stereotypical images, it is difficult to dispute the perceptions. But there is more to librarians than meets the eye. This book will explore the origin of

Library Instruction Design

Library Instruction Design
  • Author : Di Su
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 August 2014
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The design philosophies of Google and Apple represent different approaches to new product design. Google's model features bottom-up and data-driven decision-making processes, while Apple's model is to design and build products top-down. Library instruction program design may learn from these differing but complementary approaches. Inspired by Google’s and Apple’s success, Library Instruction Design details how library instruction program design may learn from the philosophy of product design in the business world. In designing library instruction, a Google-philosophy approach

Elijah and the Enchanted Books

Elijah and the Enchanted Books
  • Author : Theresa Adkins
  • Publisher : Christian Faith Publishing, Inc.
  • Release : 26 May 2020
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Elijah thought that he would have just another typical summer in White Orchids Cove, but it turned out to be anything but typical at all. He thought his summer would be filled with fun late nights playing all the latest games on his best friend Matthew's Nintendo Switch and Fortnite online with buddies from school, but that wasn't the case. While taking the long way home on the first day of summer, Elijah came across an abandoned library that had

Library Marketing Basics

Library Marketing Basics
  • Author : Mark Aaron Polger
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 26 March 2019
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Library Marketing Basics is an accessible, step-by-step, easy to understand, and “hands on” resource for any librarian who is interested in learning basic marketing tips to raise the profile of their library. It is designed for beginners who are new to library marketing.

The Whedonverse Catalog

The Whedonverse Catalog
  • Author : Don Macnaughtan
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 27 June 2022
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"The author describes all of Whedon's work, covering both the original texts of the Whedonverse, along with secondary materials focusing on Whedon's projects, including 2000 books, essays, articles, documentaries and dissertations"--

Adventures with Miss Lola

Adventures with Miss Lola
  • Author : Laura M. Disbro
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release : 17 June 2011
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As the children arrive at the library for story time, they have no idea that they are in for an adventure of a lifetime! Storyteller, Miss Lola is not your ordinary storyteller. She takes the children on a magical adventure that they will not soon forget! Thomas, the doubting little boy now believes that magic and dreams really can come true. So, open this magical story and go on the adventure with the rest of the children! You too will

Debates in the Digital Humanities 2019

Debates in the Digital Humanities 2019
  • Author : Matthew K. Gold,Lauren F. Klein
  • Publisher : U of Minnesota Press
  • Release : 30 April 2019
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The latest installment of a digital humanities bellwether Contending with recent developments like the shocking 2016 U.S. Presidential election, the radical transformation of the social web, and passionate debates about the future of data in higher education, Debates in the Digital Humanities 2019 brings together a broad array of important, thought-provoking perspectives on the field’s many sides. With a wide range of subjects including gender-based assumptions made by algorithms, the place of the digital humanities within art history, data-based methods

Not Your Ordinary Wolf Girl

Not Your Ordinary Wolf Girl
  • Author : Emily Pohl-weary
  • Publisher : Penguin Canada
  • Release : 24 September 2013
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Eighteen-year-old rock star Sam Lee isn’t like other girls. She’s the super-talented bass player and songwriter for an all-girl indie band and an incurable loner. Then one night after a concert in Central Park, she’s attacked by a “wild dog.” Suddenly, this long-time vegetarian is craving meat—the bloodier, the better. Sam finds herself with an unbelievable secret and no one she trusts to share it. So begin the endless lies to cover up the hairy truth ...