Category Archives: On The Desk

On The Desk Closing Time

I’m sorting through my many scraps of paper from my work days when I’d jot down books to read and ideas for comics on scraps of paper. Using the ideas, tossing the scraps. Click to enlarge, as they say!

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On the Desk: Books by Grade

I’ve been thinking lately there will be comics…   Why wait?  Yesterday I was working at The Big Library as we call it here.  I had three questions in a row wherein people wanted books for their children and they needed … Continue reading

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On the Desk: Summer Reading

Click to Enlarge Summer Reading Club has begun at libraries across the country, including our very own. You would not believe, unless you work in a library or take your own small person in to sign up how excited kids … Continue reading

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Not Remotely Service

After a nice relaxing week off I’m looking at a busy weekend at work. Since I’m all by myself this Sunday (no sub could be found apparently) I am reminded of a conversation wherein librarians on the desk are being … Continue reading

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On the Desk: Gee I don’t want e-mail!

http://bitstrips.com/swfs/reader.swf?comic_id=721183 Many people who come to the library to use our computers do not have any experience using computers. The don’t like computers. They don’t want to use them. They sure don’t want to have an email address. In our … Continue reading

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On the Desk: Print Preview

http://bitstrips.com/swfs/reader.swf?comic_id=715924Click the arrow to see panel 2 Just when you think most customers have mastered the use of Print Preview in Internet Explorer, someone comes roaring up to the desk outraged that “The Computer” printed out a bunch of mostly … Continue reading

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On the Desk: Looking Good

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