PATTERN: The F*ck It Hat

PATTERN: The Titoque

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This I believe.

Library Life, MLIS By November 30, 2016 Tags: , , , 1 Comment

The final assignment for my first semester of online MLIS is to write an essay inspired by This I Believe, a project that’s been going on since the early 2000s where members of the public write short essays on “the core values that guide their everyday lives”. In recent years, selected essays from the project were featured on NPR and…

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My not-so-secret librarian aspirations.

Library Life, MLIS By October 31, 2016 Tags: , , No Comments

Some big things happening this week! Not only is tomorrow Halloween, but it also marks the first day of a new stage in my ever-changing library life. After a year and half of working full-time at the busy downtown library, I’m making the move to part-time in a much smaller community library in the north end of the city. This…

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Bumbling along.

Knitting By October 27, 2016 Tags: , , , No Comments

If you’re following me on Instagram (@knitlib), then you’re probably aware of the current project I have on the needles: Bumble Sweater by Tin Can Knits. Yes, I’m fully aware that I have about a ba-jillion projects currently in progress but whatever. This sweater had to be cast on. It was begging me to and who am I to turn down the call of the…

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At the halfway mark.

Everyday, MLIS By October 16, 2016 Tags: , No Comments

With my first assignment completed and submitted to the MLIS universe, I’ve had a day or two to catch my breath before starting in on the next onslaught of projects and readings and feeling like I’m on an intellectual treadmill. It’s not that the content is all that difficult to comprehend, it’s my ability to focus. When the semester started…

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Welcome to knitlib.ca!

MLIS, Website Info By October 7, 2016 No Comments

For my inaugural post here at knitlib.ca, allow me to introduce myself… My name is Suzen and this is one of many, many blogs that I have started over the years. What makes this one different? Well, I like to think that my intent is a little different this time around. Rather than struggle with what to write about every week, I…

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