Is your library teaching media literacy?

The California Library Association, Intellectual Freedom Committee, wants to know what California libraries are doing to educate our communities and library users on media literacy, fake news, and how to be a better informed news consumer.  Our results will be shared at the CLA Annual Conference, November 2-4, 2017. Please take our survey, or feel…

Radical Librarianism

What does “Radical Reference” mean to you? Recently I had the opportunity to explore this question in a Radical Librarianism class at Simmons College taught by Laura Saunders. The discussion revolved around the challenges and obstacles we may face when attempting to serve within a “radical” framework. Myself, along with Brian Flaherty, reference librarian at New England Law,…

Eat My Twitter

Eat My @Twitter ▽ The Party Dec 5 at 7:30pm  Dear Friends and Perverts and Perverted Friends from all fissures of the identity spectrum. As some of you already know, The Center for Sex & Culture will be relocating this winter. All across the Mid-Market section of SOMA, SF rents have tripled (or the buildings…