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Your Local Librarian likes working on Sundays.  Despite the fact that the library is understaffed and busy, YLL thinks those four hours are a lot of fun and go by very quickly. Sundays are popular with the last-minute homework crowd, and YLL doesn’t even mind this–assuming that library users understand that there is a limit to what can be provided for all those procrastinators.  Sure, Your Local Library may have 6 copies of Catcher in the Rye but, just like you, all your classmates left their copies at school and six of them checked our copies out yesterday so they could finish their response papers.  Perhaps this volume of literary criticism will help you…

That said,  one pet peeve of YLL: if you are helping your child with their school project please make them do the work.  Doing your child’s schoolwork sure as heck isn’t going to help them in the long run.


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