View from the forest floor

Dispatches from Tanglewood Hill

A forest home with 400 mb/s down.

Daniel Messer

Miskatonic Public Library Cards

Don't wanna read my drivel? Just go straight to the app. Sometimes, a project just lands in my lap. I'm a systems librarian, but I'm also an instructor. So part of my job means designing, teaching, and delivering classes and coursework on subjects ranging from…

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Daniel Messer

Fear and Loathing at the Front Desk

A Facebook conversation between some friends and former co-workers and me turned to interesting times at the first public library I ever worked at. I can't say it was the first library I ever worked for, because that would be the school library at Wilson Middle School in Yakima,…

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Daniel Messer

LibraryThing Goes Free

Edit: BOY OH BOY I EFFED UP THOSE LINKS. Thanks to Aric (@snype@mastodon.technology) for the heads up! Before I converted much of my personal library to digital, I probably owned somewhere around 2,000 books. The way I kept track of most of them was a LibraryThing account.

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