CSC Library & Archive highlights

I have started a tumblr to feature all the amazing finds that come #acrossmydesk– and a few other random shots of life in San Francisco, but mainly I created it as a way to show what comes across the desk of a sex librarian. It can be found at Across My Desk.

CSC LIbrary: Spring Smut Sale

The Center for Sex and Culture is proud to announce the first annual Library Spring Smut Sale— Saturday April 28th 10 am – 5 pm. ! Over the last year the CSC Library has grown and developed — books have busted out of the boxes that had, for too long, been holding them captive, filling our beautiful new shelving— more…

Deacquisitions, deaccessioning or just good ol’ fashioned weeding

I am in the process of deaccessioning/weeding the CSC Library collection and preparing for our first library sale. I also work at the SFPL, where the practice of  deaccessioning is always a hot, and at times emotional,  issue to our patrons. People do not want to hear that we “dispose” of  books– but it is…