Why hello there


A first post feels like a good place for a mission statement.

Library and Information Sciences are fascinating. The issues of freedom of information, open access to knowledge and learning, and a focus on diversity and equality of resources and services tickle me right down to my toes. In this blog, I intend to focus on the interactions that the tools of knowledge – that’s books and other library resources – have on patrons, and what role the librarian plays as a facilitator.

Old timey photos of librarians also tickle my fancy. Just look at the gentleman above.




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