Radical Cataloging

What a great find I came across today-a document by Sanford Berman, the father of Radical Cataloging,  mixed within a book donation at the CSC Library. The document is a petition dated from April 9, 1993 addressed to the Office of Subject Cataloging Policy at The Library of Congress, concerning the issues and difficulties of  users finding “sexual”…

Collecting Sex Materials for Libraries

Directly from Scott Vieira and Michelle Martinez, assistant professors at Sam Houston State University- who are seeking participants for a survey concerning sex material in libraries. Please find the time to participate- http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/NZT9P79 In an attempt to understand librarian and library staff attitudes towards collecting sexual materials for libraries, librarians Scott Vieira and Michelle Martinez, assistant professors at Sam Houston State…

The Library at The Center for Sex and Culture is now OPEN!

These are images for the Center for Sex and Culture, where I am the volunteer librarian at. We recently acquired the shelving from the Stonestown Border’s Book misfortune. I am so proud of what has been accomplished in the last weeks to get this very important library together and nearing future use here at the Center for Sex and…