Name: Claire Parker Job: Visual Resources Librarian, the University of Western Ontario Hobbies: blogging about art books, running, hiking, cooking What is the most rewarding thing about your hobby? In my spare… Continue reading

A Great 2012

Thanks to all the visitors of our blog! Let’s hope that we can keep growing in 2013 in order to break negative stereotypes about librarians! The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012… Continue reading


Name: Jess Haigh Job Title: Subject Librarian Hobby: I run book swaps, reading for pleasure promotion events, blog, promote charity events using social media and drink beer! Blogs:, What is the… Continue reading


Keith Freund Job: Collections Information Coordinator, Akron Art Museum Hobby: Band member, Trouble Books  Link: What is the most rewarding thing about your hobby? it’s creatively fulfilling, but also can be done socially.… Continue reading


Name: Julia Brewster Job:  Administration Support Librarian, Calgary Public Library Twitter: @juliabrewster What is the most rewarding thing about your hobby? I have a few hobbies that keep me busy throughout the year: knitting,… Continue reading


Name: Daniela Cancilla Future Librarian Hobby: Photography What is the most rewarding thing about your hobby? I love finding beauty in the mundane.  Any little detail that makes me smile or that I… Continue reading


Kim I’m a Master of Information of student. I collect records (George Harrison’s All Things Must Pass shown in picture) and I play(ish) the banjo. What’s the most rewarding thing about your… Continue reading


Name: Daniel Payne Contact: Job Title: Head, Instructional Services, OCAD University Adjunct Instructor, Faculty of Information, University of Toronto A description of my unique interest/hobby I’ve been a cellist since high school… Continue reading


Twi Twitter: @LVouge MI Candidate University of Toronto, MA American Cultural Studies, University of Western Ontario What is the most rewarding thing about your hobby? I recently just completed a MA in American… Continue reading

McMaster Libraries’ Toy and Food Drive

McMaster Libraries are doing something really great in Hamilton. They are helping out the City of Hamilton by having a Toy and Food Drive for the Salvation Army. Some librarians, and library technicians… Continue reading