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[A shorter version of this essay ran as an op-ed in the February 2, 2024 online edition of The Seattle Times. Click here for the link to that version. https://shorturl.at/txFKW. See also "U.S. Department of Education Issues New Resource for School…
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By Dr. Steve Albrecht
The trope we see most often in movies and TV crime shows is when a child is kidnapped, it’s done by the “creepy guy driving a van.” We tell our kids, as soon as they can know it, about “Stranger Danger,” and we spend our lives…
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Jan 29
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Dear Dr. Steve - Our Code of Conduct prohibits patrons from sleeping in the library. Our staff is quite lenient on this issue and they usually just “verbally nudge people awake” and remind them about the rule. There are some patrons who come here…
Jan 22
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Dec 15, 2023
Steve Hargadon posted a blog post
Here’s a fun exercise, one that will help you connect to a wider variety of your patrons: 
Step 1 - Create a list of the Top Three most common languages spoken in and around your library, by the patrons you serve. (Just one language is too easy;…
Dec 14, 2023
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Nov 7, 2023
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Nov 6, 2023
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This is a follow-up discussion forum for the masterclass by Loida Garcia-Febo. HERE.
Nov 2, 2023
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An AskDrSteve@Library20.com submission about getting all-staff buy-in for emergency-related training:
“We do bi-monthly trainings via PowerPoint for safety topics (Medical Emergencies, Tornado/Severe Weather, Code Adam, Active Threat, Personal…
Oct 23, 2023
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After doing a keynote speech for a state library association last week, one of the directors in attendance came up and asked me, “What is a similar type of business to a public library?”
I didn’t need much time to answer because I have been thinking…
Oct 9, 2023
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