Tag: profession

To disconnect is to reconnect

In the few weeks leading up to a holiday, and now a couple of weeks after, I’ve been a bit pre-occupied and noticeably absent here. I learnt a lot while away on holiday, much more than I had expected. I trekked to a remote, private island in the Solomons –...

Dual-career households: some reflection

Every now and then I’ll write a blog post that is a little on the personal side. Yesterday, or last night rather, I wrote a post on my ‘other’ blog reflecting on a recent article from INALJ (I Need A Library Job) about negotiating dual-career households, but I think it...

What do we do, really?

We provide access to information. The right information. To the right people. At the right time. We provide access to knowledge, facilitate knowledge connections and foster knowledge creation. We find stuff. We translate stuff. We help with maximising benefits from information assets. We enrich people’s lives with the skills needed...