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Blogs, twitter feeds, and websites that keep me informed of the latest developments and concerns in general and academic librarianship.

Current News and Professional Trends Resource Descriptions. Tame The Web – "We must never forget that the human heart is at the center of the technological maze…" -Stephen Barnes. Academic Libraries. Advocacy. Office of Government Relations. The Librarian Is In Podcast. Library of Congress Blog. (The following is a guest post by Rachel Telford, archivist with the Veterans History Project.)

Library of Congress Blog

Norvel Preston Clotfelter. Veterans History Project. In 1917, Norvel Preston Clotfelter’s life was upended when he was drafted into the United States Army. The official blog of the Young Adult Library Services Association. Chicago is a beautiful place in the summertime.

The official blog of the Young Adult Library Services Association

After a long, cold (although in this year’s case not so snowy) winter the city comes alive. The cultural, cuisine, and sports attractions are all wonderful ways to pass a summer day, but it would be a shame to visit this city without also taking advantage of what nature has to offer. Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative. Marc Forster (@MarcForster18) Emma Furness (@LibrarianELF) Katherine Ahnberg (@teach_research) Pegasus Librarian. In the Library with the Lead Pipe.