Skip to content Skip to footer


Escape Room (Library Orientation)

One surefire way to destroy new college students' relationship with the library, before it even begins to form, is to lecture to them for 50 minutes in a required library orientation class session. I was on a team of four teaching librarians (Renfro Library, Mars…

Read more

Laptop Save Signs

As an academic librarian, the most heartbreaking thing bar none that I witnessed was when students had not saved their work in many minutes or hours, and a computer crash or battery failure nuked their work. This was a huge problem with our laptops and…

Read more