I’m still here…

...just surrounded by piles of new books, so you can't see me. Yes, it's that time of year again - it has been for a while, really . All the orders have now been placed, but we've still got loads of invoices to pay, and plenty of new books and the odd non-book item to … Continue reading I’m still here…

The smell of old books

I learned about cataloguing antiquarian books last week and (sort of) catalogued one this week. The bibliography side of ¬†librarianship is something I'd like to learn more about, but haven't done a great deal of. I learned a little bit about it during my time as a graduate trainee in Oxford. I remember sitting in … Continue reading The smell of old books