Author Archives: Lesley Looper

About Lesley Looper

I'm a full-time library employee. I enjoy reading, photography, travel, blogging, and geocaching.

Graduation

I can’t believe it’s been a month since I graduated from library school on December 13! (Photos here.) It’s been a busy month, which included a vacation (photos), getting a new car, and a  trip to Alabama (photos) to visit … Continue reading

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All Done with Grad School!

I finally finished my final assignments of graduate school this past Monday, December 1! I had to give a presentation on my paper for Government Publications class, but it went well enough. During my presentation, I clicked on a picture … Continue reading

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Portland Bound!

A few months ago, a former library school classmate (who’s now a librarian) asked if I’d be part of a panel proposal based on an article he and two of his librarian colleagues published, called “Factors that Increase the Probability … Continue reading

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Highlight from Maps LibGuide Project

I recently created and presented a LibGuide on maps for my Government Publications class, and this YouTube video about maps got several oohs and aahs from my classmates, so I thought I’d share it here too!  

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Fall Semester Update

I received an email from the library school today, letting me know I’ve been cleared to graduate in December, pending successful completion of this semester’s classes! I’ve got miles to go between now and December 1, when my final assignments … Continue reading

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Research Methods Class

I’ve completed a week and a half of Research Methods class in Summer Session II, and it’s intense! There are six of us in the on-campus class, and some of the online students join us virtually on occasion. I like … Continue reading

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Countdown to ALA

Day after tomorrow, I’m Vegas bound for the American Library Association’s Annual Conference! It’ll be my first trip to Las Vegas, and while I’ll be quite busy with conference stuff most of the time, I’m taking a little time out … Continue reading

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