Not yet. Digital libraries will be the future. Anyway, I won’t get into that, this was an attempt to write a dramatic introduction and I failed miserably… . I actually just wanted to talk about one of the many fun things I had to do here. De-accessioning books is just as important as the acquisition. Now,… Weiterlesen print is dead
I’ve been to London far too often, more than I actually intended to. This time it wasn’t for leisure purposes only (Monday was a bank holiday and the visit was scheduled on Tuesday so I came one day earlier to go to the Gielgud Theatre and watch a play which is based on a book I read… Weiterlesen behind the scenes of the British Library
It’s been a lot to take in AND I WOULD CONSTANTLY WRITE IN ALL CAPS BECAUSE I AM THAT EXCITED AND AMAZED AND GLAD TO BE HERE – things are pretty ok here I guess… . Caution! The following post might bore you to death with some librarian stuff. Apart from some visits to amazing libraries, I have… Weiterlesen what Mira’s been up to
This is going to be a very personal rant (again) and I thought it deserved its own blog post because it is something I noticed during my internship here in the UK and it is always interesting to see the cultural differences. So the topic has been concerning me for quite a long time and… Weiterlesen No, where are you REALLY from?
Scandal. Murder. Conspiracy. Online newspapers often use attention-grabbing headlines to bait some clicks, it should sound familiar to some facebook users. I never would’ve thought to witness something like that. Pretty hilarious story, I still have to smirk everytime I think or talk about it. In my first week, I had to attend an induction regarding health… Weiterlesen quality journalism x social media
…on the other side of the fence… . Cambridgians seem to take their lawn business veeeeeryyyy seriously. Don’t walk on it. Don’t touch it. Just don’t take a look at it at all. I might as well completely run riot on my last day of the internship. You can take a look at some signs here.… Weiterlesen The grass is always greener…
This will be a short post about the way to the library (and also when I want to get into the city) which I have to take everyday. Poor me! I have to mention that I usually have to commute for one and a half hours between Berlin and Potsdam so I am going to enjoy the… Weiterlesen way to go!