Monthly Archives: April 2018

What they don’t teach you in grad school

What don’t they teach you in graduate school? Sara Allain’s blog post at Letters to a Young Librarian¬†offered a thoughtful look at “10 Things I Didn’t Learn in Archives School.” She wrote about not liking every part of a job … Continue reading

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Appraisal

An article in U.S. News & World Report about “A New Breed of Workers” (September 3, 1979) caught the eye of an official in Washington.¬† In 1979, the executive circulated copies attached to a memorandum in which he shared his … Continue reading

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