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2014 was for me a colossal failure of work-life balance. Between the long commute, evening toddler duties, health complications, and a series of house projects (some unexpected, some planned), my home life has had my work life in a full nelson since Spring. Complete mental head-lock. What little energy I had left in the evening … Continue reading »

If you’re looking for John Jackson the librarian…

...then you've come to right place. Welcome! I'm the Reference and Instruction Librarian for a private, liberal arts college in Los Angeles. This is a space for my thoughts on libraries, information culture, and the academy.