Tag Archives: Behind the scenes

Incorrectly keyed title, 5th May 2002
Backstage
August 1, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Incorrectly keyed title, 5th May 2002

Somebody decided to express their opinions of someone else’s record-keeping using an aggressive-aggressive note, rather than the more ubiquitous passive-aggressive approach.

Staff meeting, 27th July 2001
Backstage
July 30, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Staff meeting, 27th July 2001

Judging by all the crossing out, all the issues on the agenda were either dealt with, or deemed unimportant.

Staff meeting agenda, 2nd February 2000
Backstage
July 25, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Staff meeting agenda, 2nd February 2000

The agenda for the staff meeting held on 2nd February 2000 included a conundrum about reserving books when they don’t have an official ISBN, people not paying for their food…

Shelving test, 2000
Backstage
July 25, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Shelving test, 2000

A shelving refresher test. The handwriting looks like Simie Simpson or Rebekah Wilson-Lye, but it could be Tilly Lloyd.