Category Archives: ideas worth stealing

Future Libraries, AI and other randomness

I’ve been describing 2018 as “hectic but good”. I made progress on my Masters. I did good work at my job. I travelled. 2019 looks like it will be an interesting year. The first month isn’t even over and there’s a … Continue reading

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An employer’s guide to writing a cover letter

Your cover letter should give me clear, concise, compelling reasons to read the rest of your application. Here’s a sample format. Steal it. Please. Continue reading

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Resumés and Reflections

There’s nothing like reading through resumés to make you polish up your own. Continue reading

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Lest We Forget: GLAMR and ANZAC Day

What is being remembered by war memorials? And what is being forgotten? Continue reading

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The New Wave of Wunderkammers: the ‘Inside Out’ exhibition at the Melbourne Museum

We went to the Inside Out exhibition at Melbourne Museum. It’s dreamlike and theatrical and slightly creepy. And I mean that as a compliment. Continue reading

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In the Library, with a Board Game

How should you shelve board games in your library? Continue reading

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The Ethics of Digitisation

I did some research into digitising zines, and instead found a fascinating discussion of ethics… Continue reading

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