Corset Guide

Corset Guide

A “helpful” corset guide was posted in the Geneva Daily Times on November 22nd, 1900. It discusses how to choose a properly fitting corset, and through the rhetoric of the article, the stigmas attached to wearing an ill-fitting one. To view the full page,...
Prohibition: Down to the Vote

Prohibition: Down to the Vote

A page in The Ogdensburg Advance and St. Lawrence Sunday Democrat reminds those who oppose the prohibition to vote to end it within the nation. On December 5, 1933 the 21st amendment was ratified and ultimately ended the prohibition of alcohol. Click here to read...

St. Lawrence University: Science Librarian

St. Lawrence University seeks an innovative, creative and service-oriented colleague as our next Science Librarian. Part of the Libraries and Information Technology division and reporting to the Director of Libraries, the Science Librarian oversees the Launders...

SUNY Potsdam: Electronic Resources and Serials Librarian

The College Libraries at SUNY Potsdam are reorganizing our technical services functions, and hiring an Electronic Resources and Serials Librarian to support the core functions of discovery, access, and management of information resources. SUNY Potsdam has defied...

SUNY Potsdam: Technical Services and Metadata Coordinator

The College Libraries at SUNY Potsdam are reorganizing our technical services functions, and hiring a Technical Services and Metadata Coordinator to help futureproof our services. SUNY Potsdam has defied expectations since 1816, focusing on teaching, learning, and...
Civil Rights March on Washington

Civil Rights March on Washington

One Washington Correspondent witnessed and documented the Civil Rights March of 1968. Esther Van Wagoner Tufty describes the many sights, sounds, and people she met that historic day. Click here to read the whole article written in the Ogdensburg Journal in...
Professional Development Update: RDA

Professional Development Update: RDA

The Northern New York Library Network is offering two online webinars this winter to assist libraries in understanding and implementing RDA RDA:  Resource Description and Access, is the cataloging standard that has replaced AACR2. RDA offers libraries the potential to...
New Year’s Celebrations of Old

New Year’s Celebrations of Old

New Year’s resolutions, omens, and traditions abound. Ever wonder what would happen if you were a Babylonian King during the new year’s festival? Or what traditions the Scottish have for their new year? Click here to read the whole article written for the...