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“To Hell and Gone” at the Chicago Map Society Meeting tomorrow

If you’re in town, come on by the Newberry Library at 60 West Walton Street in Chicago. Hope to see you there! (Extra credit for KP’s students.) :-)

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I have a book problem

And the solution is: more books! Quick shout-out to the Friends of the Library at University Park Library in Irvine, California, for their very nice (and oh-so-alluring) selection of books for sale (only twenty-five cents a pop!) on the shelves … Continue reading

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Nelvana of the Northern Lights – Q&A with David Fuller

Questions & Answers: Here’s the full text from an interview with David Fuller. Exceprts will be appearing today (9 November 2013) in a Remembrance Day weekend culture/analysis section, 49.8, in the Winnipeg Free Press. If any Winnipeggers are readers, I’d reimburse you for … Continue reading

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Sitting in the library on a Saturday

Woe is me. I’m comfortably seated in the wonderful, window-full, sun-spackled Bellevue Library reading a book, but all I want to do while reading this book for review is browse through and read other books. Some titles that are calling … Continue reading

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“I don’t know what you’re doing, but I bet it’s going to be fun.”

Some days in the life of a grad student are back-to-back-to-back-to-back meetings, followed by proctoring an exam.  Yesterday was one of those days for me! I met with the other students in my core course so we could collaborate on our … Continue reading

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I (heart) Librarians

I had an excellent visit with two very fine librarians today at the Carleton University Library.  Not only are librarians my heroes and some of my finest friends, they are also superheroes!  (That link was a bit forced and gratuitous, … Continue reading

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