Planning Assignment – Music Instrument Lending Program

IntroductionOne of the public libraries I work is the South San Francisco Public Library. About a year ago a coworker mentioned that he had checked out a ukulele from a nearby library. It was the first time I heard of a library lending out musical instruments. At the time, I thought that it would be […]

Participatory Service & Transparency

One thing that stood out for me in Stephen’s (2019) intro video for the Participatory Service & Transparency module is the motto that libraries should keep stories, share stories, and make stories. I like how this simple sentence can offer guidance for library staff and help spur ideas. It also helps define what libraries do (or […]

Hyperlinked Library Reflection

One of the two public libraries I work at resembles a Hyperlinked Library in many ways. For example, managers welcome input and new ideas form both staff and patrons. Overall,  human connections and conversations are present. The library is active, especially in our makerspace area which includes 3-D printers, an engraver and other machines and […]

Intro Post

Hey everyone, My real name is Robert but I go by “Bobby.” I’m a San Francisco native who loves music, movies, matcha green tea, and rabbits! Pictured below, are my two bunnies Cosmo and Winnie. I completed my bachelor’s degree here at SJSU. As a lifelong fan of music and movies, naturally, I chose to study Radio/TV/Film. During […]

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