Manitoba Libraries Conference 2016: Finalizing The Schedule

This site originally started as a library blog, hence the name Stacks and Ranges. Now we go from browsing the library of my mind to going to something related to libraries. Spring time means conference time to library professionals, and Winnipeg proves no exception. The Manitoba Libraries Conference has already started and slated to finish … Continue reading Manitoba Libraries Conference 2016: Finalizing The Schedule

Manitoba Libraries Conference Recap

The Manitoba Libraries Conference happened last week.  While it ran from May 12-14, I could logistically go for one day.  If you read this blog, and attended other sessions, leave a comment.  If you wrote about a session in your own blog, leave a link and earn yourself a ping, or its equivalent. About That … Continue reading Manitoba Libraries Conference Recap

Spring Blooms and So Do My Allergies (With a Bonus Observations)

"What are you doing here?" asked my co-worker, genuinely concerned with my watery eyes and persistent sniffling. "It's allergies not a cold," I answered. On Friday I noticed the trees begin to bud around Winnipeg.  Unfortunately my allergies decided to bud as well, leaving me with a nose feeling like a wad of cotton balls … Continue reading Spring Blooms and So Do My Allergies (With a Bonus Observations)

Manitoba Libraries Conference 2014: In Pursuit of Unlimited Potential

When not fangirling over something, or someone, I usually read and deepen my knowledge as a library technician.  This year the Manitoba Libraries Conference unveiled its theme of 'Unlimited Potential'.  I actually like that theme.  After hearing all about libraries either dead, or dying, it's time to see what new ways to bring services to … Continue reading Manitoba Libraries Conference 2014: In Pursuit of Unlimited Potential

A Widget, An Amnesty, and a Very Busy Month of May

Now that Game of Thrones is back on the air, it's time for a new countdown.  The Manitoba Libraries Conference will happen in a month's time, and it has me giddy enough to make it my new countdown widget.  I can't attend all the conference sessions, but May 15th promises a long, exciting, and informative … Continue reading A Widget, An Amnesty, and a Very Busy Month of May