Benbrook Library / Musings

If You Google it, it Will Come…Sometimes

Before there was Cullen, author of the goofy “Shelf Life,” there was Cullen, author of the slightly-more-serious-but-not-by-choice “Blog Which Shall Remain Nameless in This Space” (hereafter to be referred to as BWSRNITS).* When I was in library school (yes, you have to go to school to become a librarian. Graduate school, even. It’s shocking to … Continue reading

Benbrook Library / Library services / Musings

One For You, Nineteen For Me: The Taxman Cometh to Benbrook

This time of year in library land, there’s one question asked so frequently that it gives “Where’s your restroom?” a run for its money as the undisputed king of reference questions: “Do you have tax forms?” Beginning seemingly immediately after the New Year, party hat hair-suffering, confetti-trailing citizens of Benbrook flock to the library seeking … Continue reading