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Sarah Houghton, the Librarian in Black

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Originally published 1/6/12, 2/15/13 and 6/4/13 as Sarah Houghton, the Librarian in Black …In Six Naomi House’s interview with Sarah Houghton, otherwise know as the Librarian in Black. Naomi: What is your dream job and why? Sarah: I would love to be a futurist for a think tank. It’s what I love to do, and…

Meredith Lowe of Archives Gig

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My interview with the founder of Archives Gig, Meredith Lowe! Naomi: What made you start your blog? Meredith: I was already gathering archives job announcements for the job listserv at University of Wisconsin – Madison SLIS (my employer), and I thought that I could create a service to do the same thing, but to a…

Alexandra Janvey …Success Story and INALJ Iowa Head editor

All Jobs for INALJ can be found here: http://inalj.com/?p=1441 Updated daily Naomi House’s interview with success story Alexandra (also known as Allie), INALJ Head Editor for Iowa. Naomi:  How did you find your current job? Allie:  I was a graduate assistant for the Digital Initiatives and Art Slide Library at Long Island University for almost…

Jarrett Farmer …Success Story

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My interview with success story Jarrett Naomi: How did you find your current job? Jarrett: I have worked for Baltimore County Public Library since I was 17. I started as a circulation assistant at the branch closest to my high school, and stayed there until I graduated college, working my way up through the circulation…

Ielle Palmer …Writer and Professor

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Naomi: What is your dream job and why? Ielle: My dream job is honestly what Neil Gaiman is doing. I’d love to be able to write prose, comic books and the occasional film or tv script. I just want to write, it’s all I ever wanted for as long as I can remember. Of course…

Diana La Femina… Success Story

All Jobs for INALJ can be found here: http://inalj.com/?p=1441 Updated daily Naomi House’s interview with success story Diana. Naomi:  How did you find your current job? Diana:  My best friend works at a large corporate bank, and she immediately called me when a position opened up. It wasn’t at all what I was looking for,…

Naomi House …In Six

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A self-directed interview ;) Reposted from 12/29/2011 and 1/27/12 A snapshot of my vision for INALJ from 2011 What is your dream job and why? Naomi: This! I love being able to do reference by day and nights and weekends focusing on INALJ.com, FB, Twitter and LinkedIn. I would love to grow INALJ this next…

Maria Atilano… Success Story

All Jobs for INALJ can be found here: http://inalj.com/?p=1441 Updated daily Naomi House’s interview with success story Maria. Naomi:  How did you find your current job? Maria:  I was an internal candidate, so I knew about the job opening for months in advance!  It was a nerve-wrecking position to be in, because I knew everyone…

Kt Zawodny …Success Story

All Jobs for INALJ can be found here: http://inalj.com/?p=1441 Updated daily Naomi House’s interview with success story Kt. Naomi:  How did you find your current job? Kt:  On Indeed.com Naomi:  Favorite library you have been to? Kt:  Severna Park Library (part of Anne Arundel County Public Library in Maryland). For no other reason than I…

Rhonda Donaldson …In Six

My interview with success story, Rhonda Naomi: How did you find your current job? Rhonda:I always look on the INALJ pages, but a friend sent me the email listing for my new job. Naomi: Favorite library you have been to?  Rhonda: My absolute favorite library to visit so far, I have a few but, the…

Maria M. Bonet …In Six

My interview with INALJ success story Maria Naomi: How did you find your current job? Maria: While I had been looking through the LAC Group’s job adverts for a while, I actually saw the job I was hired for–a contract with the Library of Congress as a Library Assistant or Library Materials Handler–in the INALJ…

GraceAnne Andreassi DeCandido …In Six

My interview with one of my favorite Library school Professors, GraceAnne! Naomi: Can you tell us a little bit about what you do (for a living, for a hobby- whatever your focus of choice)? GraceAnne: Most of my professional work for the past decade or so has been out of my home office: I review…

Stephanie Sendaula …In Six

Naomi: What is your dream job and why? Stephanie: Some of my library-related passions are digital outreach and digital reference. Thankfully, I have been fortunate enough to do both throughout my library career. Naomi: If you could take any of your hobbies and create a job out of them or integrate it into your job…

My New Year Wish

2011 has been a magnificent year full of blessings, stress, madness, luck, hard work, mistakes, successes and hope and I wouldn’t change most of it. I am happy that I learned many lessons the hard way. When I began the daily email, right up until late summer, I was doing every aspect of it for…