The universe is still deciding the fate of my life, it seems.
In the meantime, have you seen this NY Times article on “the new Librarian?” Here’s an excerpt:
Librarians? Aren’t they supposed to be bespectacled women with a love of classic books and a perpetual annoyance with talkative patrons — the ultimate humorless shushers?
Not any more. With so much of the job involving technology and with a focus now on finding and sharing information beyond just what is available in books, a new type of librarian is emerging — the kind that, according to the Web site Librarian Avengers, is “looking to put the ‘hep cat’ in cataloguing.”
And don’t forget to visit Library Net while you’re at it.