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Learn Library of Congress Subject Access by Jacki Ganendran
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My practicum supervisor recommended this book to me, and it was a good review (plus more) of my cataloging class in library school. There are pertinent exercises throughout the book, with a helpful answer key in the back.
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The Sugar Queen by Sarah Addison Allen
The Sugar Queen
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I've been in a funk with my reading lately, mostly disliking books I thought I'd like. (For instance, Pride and Prejudice isn't doing it for me right now, but I'm trying to stick with it.) The Sugar Queen hit the spot this week, though I wasn't sure...more
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The Wednesday Sisters by Meg Waite Clayton
The Wednesday Sisters
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The book was a quick bedtime read during busy times. While I like books about friendships in general, and I liked the ending in this one, I thought the group friendship thing was a little awkward at times. The weaving of historical events into the bo...more
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How to Work a Room, 25th Anniversary Edition by Susan RoAne
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There are a number of good tips in this book, nothing new much, but the reminders are always good, right?
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“You can't stay in your corner of the Forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.”
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I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.”
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Lemony Snicket
“All the secrets of the world are contained in books. Read at your own risk.”
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Groucho Marx
“Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.”
Groucho Marx, The Essential Groucho: Writings For By And About Groucho Marx

“What a school thinks about its library is a measure of what it feels about education.”
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