State of America’s Libraries Report 2013

So, the ALA’s big State of America’s Libraries Report came out. I haven’t had a chance to read through it yet, bit I did pick up this tidbit from the … Continue Reading →


Happy Banned Books Week!

We’re celebrating at the Boyer Uriarte household by reading books we were already reading. It seems that I have a penchant for recommending to my children all the books that … Continue Reading →


News from the weekend of July 7-8

The American Library Association’s social activism – I started out liking this short piece by Emily Whitten. She begins with a sweet anecdote about a father and daughter who are … Continue Reading →


What I read yesterday

The Matter of the Masters:  So what happens when we learn how to do more with less? I certainly hope it doesn’t mean I won’t have a job when I … Continue Reading →