Tag Archives: Behind the scenes

Staff meeting agenda, 2nd February 2000
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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
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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.    

Communications book, May 2008
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January 29, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Communications book, May 2008

Selected pages from the communications book from 2008. Pertinent issues of the day: pest control(!), author signings and events, birthday cake, ecological initiatives (shrinkwrap and power departments) and requests for…

Weekend Book, 2007
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January 29, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Weekend Book, 2007

Selected pages from the “Weekend Book” of 2007 – used by weekday staff to communicate with weekend staff (and vice versa) about important topics like late deliveries; new books; knobbly…