internship - Binding Obsession

Reflecting on my internship at Baker Library

At the end of March, I finished up my three-month internship at Baker Library (Harvard Business School), where I worked with Priscilla Anderson, Lisa Clark, and Noah Sheola. Between end-of-semester projects, wedding and honeymoon planning, and other projects, though, I haven’t had a good chance to really sit down and reflect upon my experiences there. […]

Librarian week in the life, part 1

Twice a year, Bobbi Newman (Librarian By Day) organizes the Library Day in the Life project. This week marks the first time that I’ve participated. I’ve been active on Twitter (@BindObs, #libday8), and I’ve been logging more-detailed daily projects in a notebook. I was going to post these notes at the end of the week, but […]

Preservation/conservation internship

Earlier this month, I started a three-month-long preservation/conservation internship at the Baker Library, Harvard Business School. The library has both general (circulating and serials) and what they call historical (special and archives) collections. Unlike my work at Beatley, which is largely unsupervised (at least in terms of specific repairs), the internship offers me a lot […]