April 2020 | Volume 68 | Number 2

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A Message from the President...

"One question has been demanding my attention lately, “Is the work rewarding?”  This was posed to me by someone who is well established in her field outside of libraries yet felt that something was missing.  She was asking me if becoming a librarian would give her purpose."

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ALA Chapter Councilor's Report

'Two pieces of ALA news to highlight from March 2020 – one disappointing, one encouraging."

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Living Through History

"In the meantime, I find my thoughts falling upon Camus, “I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing."

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