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Two hundred years ago today, on June 18, 1812, President James Madison signed into law the United States of America’s declaration of war against Great Britain to start the War of 1812. Image: Naval services’ 1812 Bicentennial logo. Source: Navy History Madison’s War Fought for a myriad of reasons from the illegal impressment of American sailors onto British Navy ships to help them fight France to land grab ambitions against Canada, the War of 181...
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In the age of customer expectations, convenience rules. Short on time, too busy to learn something new, focused more on the surface than the complexity lying below it, the contemporary consumer – and our typical library community members – demonstrate their preference for convenience. Many library services and resources are a poor fit for convenience seekers. That’s probably why we are irritated when we hear someone say or write something along t...
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Forty years ago next week marked a historic point in Soviet-American relations. On May 22, 1972, President Richard Nixon landed in Moscow for an unprecedented week-long summit with Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev, Premier Alexei Kosygin and other Soviet officials that culminated in the SALT I Treaty and marked the height of the détente era. In honor of this four decade anniversary, I thought I’d write about an insightful publication by the State De...
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Guest blogger GPO Public Relations Specialist Emma Wojtowicz discusses a publication about safety in schools. School safety is a concern. The recent school shooting at the public high school in Chardon, Ohio, reminds us that any school is susceptible to violence and tragedy. Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2010, a publication by the Department of Education and Department of Justice, thoroughly examines the various indicators that threaten ...
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Guest blogger GPO Public Relations Specialist Emma Wojtowicz discusses a publication about safety in schools. School safety is a concern. The recent school shooting at the public high school in Chardon, Ohio, reminds us that any school is susceptible to violence and tragedy. Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2010, a publication by the Department of Education and Department of Justice, thoroughly examines the various indicators that threaten ...
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  • University of Maine
    Regional Federal Depository Librarian for Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont, 2010 - present
  • University of Maine Presque Isle
    Librarian, 2000 - 2010
  • Northern Maine Technical College
    Librarian, 1995 - 2000
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Regional Federal Depository Librarian for Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont
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  • University of Rhode Island
    MLIS, 1985 - 1986
  • University of Maine
    Art History, 1982 - 1985
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Reading Revolution: 14 Marvelous Modern Libraries | WebUrbanist
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More than just buildings filled with books, these 14 beautiful modern libraries are cultural landmarks and places to explore new media of al

By far the BEST library video ever! | The 'M' Word - Marketing Libraries
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The Finnish Library Association created this video and it is the best I've ever seen. The M Word Blog teaches your library and non-profi