Office Hours: Talk About Compassion


My new column is up:

http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2016/04/opinion/michael-stephens/talk-about-compassion-office-hours/

A common punch line in the librarian oeuvre pertains to the number of cats a particular librarian may own. We all know that librarians are dog people, too, as evidenced by the multiple Facebook photos I see of various canine biblio-companions. I am sure librarians also keep various other mammals, reptiles, and birds, but there is a natural fit between our love of four-legged friends and our calling to the profession.

Here is a video about Dozer from Silver Muzzle Cottage