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Mar 24 2013

LCSH & SACO Month 2: LC welcomes Trans-women, at least as a cross-reference

Here's a twofer: highlights from the SACO editorial meeting and new LCSH from February 2013...

Mar 10 2013

LCSH Month 1: of Meatmaster sheep, Optimism in older people, and Spoken word poetry (you're welcome)

The Lower East Side Librarian Library of Congress Subject Headings of the month for Month 1, January 22, 2013 are...

Feb 23 2013

Moar Girls Rock camps, please LC

I made the following suggestion/request via the LC suggest terminology form:

Feb 08 2013

Please consider subdividing Straight-edge culture geographically, LC

I submitted the following suggestion/request via the Library of Congress's suggest terminology form:

Jan 28 2013

The Library of Congress welcomes butches and femmes at last, but only if they're lesbians.

The Lower East Side Librarian Library of Congress Subject Headings of the month for Month 12, December 17, 2012 are...

Jan 06 2013

Readicide

I'm catching up on my pile of mail, and by "catching up," I mean turning it over and starting at what was previously at the bottom, instead of answering letters immediately or never.

The first thing I found was a copy of a 3/28/11 letter from Sandy Berman to the Cataloging Policy & Support Office of the Library of Congress, recommending they establish the subject heading READICIDE.

Dec 26 2012

Lower East Side Librarian zine 2012

That's my 2012 Winter Solstice Shout-Out and Reading Log.

Dec 26 2012

LCSH Month 11: LC welcomes Bear Sloths and Bondage

The Lower East Side Librarian Library of Congress Subject Headings of the month for Month 11, November 19, 2012 are...