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Familiar Diversions

I'm a librarian who loves anime, manga, and reading a wide variety of genres.

Currently reading

The Dinosaur Lords: A Novel
Victor Milán
Progress: 304/574 pages
The No Asshole Rule: Building a Civilized Workplace and Surviving One That Isn't
Robert I. Sutton
Progress: 6/210 pages
The Listerdale Mystery and Eleven Other Stories
Agatha Christie, Hugh Fraser
Progress: 3/6 minutes
The Invisible Orientation: An Introduction to Asexuality
Julie Sondra Decker
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World
Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, Abigail Revasch, Tara Sands
Progress: 190/473 minutes
The Mystic Marriage
Heather Rose Jones
Progress: 302/426 pages
Ichi-F: A Worker's Graphic Memoir of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant
Kazuto Tatsuta
Progress: 448/553 pages
The Naked Sun
Isaac Asimov
Progress: 20/187 pages
Fluency
Jennifer Foehner Wells
Progress: 58/367 pages

Another ILL book - Problems in Organizing Library Collections

— feeling nerd
Problems In Organizing Library Collections - Doralyn J. Hickey

This was published in 1972 and therefore doesn't fit in with my usual work-related reading, but it's been mentioned several times lately in a cataloging Facebook group I'm part of. I'm looking forward to the drama of such chapters as "An Elusive Library of Congress Card" ("The bibliographic search unit in a university library has failed to discover a Library of Congress card for a book on which a cataloger has spent a considerable time.") and "An Author Finds His Book Misclassified" ("A visiting scholar from France checks the university library catalog and discovers that his own book has been given a wrong classification number and subject entry.").