I’ve finished my fourth week at Cleveland Library where I’m currently focused on cataloging the collection using the Koha Open Source ILS. It’s my first experience of cataloging “in the wild” and it’s also my first experience with Koha. The system was set up for the library prior to my arrival but not a lot … Read more
As I mentioned last week, I checked out the Cleveland Library, in Cleveland Township, NC, over the weekend as a possible volunteer/learning site. Since that visit, I’ve decided to help with getting the Koha Integrated Library System (ILS) fully functional and with entering titles into the catalogue. This project has become more about technical services … Read more
I am doing a number of things to build my experience in and understanding of the library world, including launching this blog, and am currently looking for volunteer opportunities with an eye towards my own continuing education. Volunteer’s a problematic word because I’m really looking for training and experience in library settings related to reference … Read more
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Cultural Research began as an archive of research papers and related writing by Clyde Smith, PhD. It continued with a blog focused on Clyde’s current interest in disruptive innovation, research libraries and higher education. In 2015 Clyde returned to dance performance and revived Cultural Research to document that work beginning with Working Sessions, a collaboration with Jeb … Read more