At the Ref Desk (8/2/14): Apparently my 'reference interview' with a student was so long that he had to run off to the bathroom for a moment. Waiting for his return... [more...]

At the Reference Desk

Brief musings while working at the Reference Desk

2nd to last shift of the year. Helped a student print out her Amtrak ticket for her trip home to see the folks in St. Louie.

Patron comes up (alum); says she remembers me from three years ago. Love those returning customers.

Fah-Fah-Fah Finals!

You know we're getting to the end of the quarter when all the questions suddenly start with, 'Hi, I'm doing a research paper and ...'

Judging by the clock on the wall, we all came in an hour early.

Thank God it's kind of slow right now in the A.M. -- Because I have to prepare a Research Consultation for a student coming in the P.M.

Loads of people today; all different kinds of questions.

Yippie! It's 'Have-You-Got-My-Textbook' Crazy Day!

Yea, I got my first 'Do you have my textbook' question for the new school year! (which btw doesn't begin for another week.)

Waiting eagerly for the 'Do you have my textbook?' season.

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