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We Built a Community (on the rocky sea)

by Naomi House, MLIS We Built a Community (on the rocky sea) Community building can happen at unexpected times and in unexpected ways. I was a breakout speaker at OCLC EMEA‘s regional conference in Cape Town, South Africa on February 24.  I was speaking in a session called “We Built a Community” and the day…

Chelsea Jordan-Makely …Success Story

All Jobs for INALJ can be found here: http://inalj.com/?p=1441 Updated daily Naomi House’s interview with success story Chelsea. Naomi:  How did you find your current job? Chelsea:  I actually found two part-time jobs. The first was posted on the Oregon State Library Jobline and on INALJ. The other position is to do a research project…

Emily Hart …In Six

Naomi: What is your dream job and why? Emily: My dream job would be working to build and preserve archival collections in areas of the world that have suffered from political instability. I became enamored with this type of work after writing a research paper on archives building in South Africa in the post-Apartheid era.…